GAUSS Seminar

Speaker: 
Paul Pravakar
Topic: 
An Introduction to Khovanov Homology

 Praneel Samanta & Nitesh Mathur Speaker/Title: Paul Pravakar, An Introduction to Khovanov Homology   Alt Text:  We shall start with definition of Jones Polynomial for tangles. We then will discuss the categorification in general. We shall outline the steps involved in the categorification of the Jones Polynomial and discuss few of them. Familiarity with basic defintions such as categories, algebras etc will be assumed.

Meeting ID: 931 9296 4149 | Password: GAUSS

We shall start with definition of Jones Polynomial for tangles. We then will discuss the categorification in general. We shall outline the steps involved in the categorification of the Jones Polynomial and discuss few of them. Familiarity with basic definitions such as categories, algebras etc will be assumed. 

We will have milk and cookies! Remember to bring your own mugs. 

Event Date: 
October 12, 2021 - 3:30pm to 4:20pm
Location: 
SH 176 and Online (See url)
Host: 
Praneel Samanta & Nitesh Mathur
Calendar Category: 
Seminar
Seminar Category: 
GAUSS