Seminar in Real and Complex Geometry

Thursday, January 4, 2018, 11:00-12:00, Schreiber building, room 209

Michael Farber (Queen Mary, University of London, & IAS, Hebrew University)

Robot motion planning and Bredon equivariant cohomology


I will describe a topological approach to the robot motion planning problem focusing mainly on the case of aspherical configuration spaces.