Lie Groups and Representation Theory

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Date, time & place Tuesday 16:30 - 18:00 126Room #126 (Graduate School of Math. Sci. Bldg.)

2012/11/13

16:30-18:00   Room #126 (Graduate School of Math. Sci. Bldg.)
Oskar Hamlet (Chalmers University)
Tight maps, a classification (ENGLISH)
[ Abstract ]
Tight maps/homomorphisms were introduced during the study of rigidity properties of surface groups in Hermitian Lie groups. In this talk I'll discuss the properties of tight maps, their connection to rigidity theory and my work classifying them.