Speaker:  Rita Gitik (University of Michigan)
Title:  On Intersection of Conjugate Subgroups
Date: 
Friday, December 2, 2016
Time:  3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Place: 
HP 4351 (MacPhail Room), Carleton University

ABSTRACT:  We present an algorithm deciding if the intersection of a quasiconvex subgroup of a negatively curved group with a conjugate is infinite. We will give the necessary background and discuss some relevant mathematical history. The talk will be accessible for graduate students.

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