Mapping Class Groups and Categorification

Videos from BIRS Workshop 13w5108

, Georgia Institute of Technology
- 10:08
Mapping Class Groups and Surface Bundles, Part 1
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, University of Southern California
- 11:41
Getting knot invariants from representation theory via Howe duality
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, Microsoft Research
- 16:06
Surface dynamics applied to embedding 3-manifolds in R^4
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, Indiana University
- 17:47
Detecting rational maps
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, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
- 10:33
Mapping Class Groups and Surface Bundles, Part 2
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, University of British Columbia
- 12:08
A construction of braid group actions
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, University of Georgia
- 14:42
Introduction to contact topology II
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, Harvard University
- 16:04
Invariants from Holomorphic Curves in Mapping Tori
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, Boston College
- 17:37
Sutured Khovanov homology and the word problem in the braid group
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, University of California, Santa Barbara
- 10:02
Diagrammatic knot invariants that ought to be categorified
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, Middle East Technical University
- 11:36
Low dimensional linear representations of mapping class groups
Watch video | Download video: 201304101029-Korkmaz.mp4 (274M)
, University of Southern California
- 10:15
A categorification of Uqsl(1|1) as an algebra
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, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- 11:37
An introduction to Soergel bimodules and Rouquier complexes
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, Universite de Montreal
- 14:37
Bi-invariant metrics on diffeomorphism groups
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, University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)
- 15:58
L-spaces and left-orderability: an experimental survey
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