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1998 IMA PI Summer Program for Graduate Students

Topology of Manifolds

University of Iowa

July 6-July 31, 1998

Coordinator: Richard Randell
Week Lecturer Topic
July 6-10 Abigail Thompson Normal surfaces and algorithmic recognition of knots and 3-manifolds
July 13-17 Martin Scharlemann Surfaces in 3-manifolds: From Heegaard splittings to the Thurston norm
July 20-24 Robin Forman Finite-type invariants for knots
July 27-31 Xiao-Song Lin Invariants of knots and 3-manifolds
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