Homotopy, polytopes and parking -
There’s a surprising connection between the way topologists consider a sequence of loops to be essentially the same and the way that a parking lot fills up if everybody has a favorite parking spot. Bridging this gap is a family of geometric objects called associahedra. This talk will assume no prior knowledge.
Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 4:40pm to 5:30pm
Eliot Hall, 314
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, Oregon 97202-8199
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