Title: Goldman bracket : Centers, Geometric intersection numbers and Length equivalent curves.
Speaker: Mr. Arpan Kabiraj.
Date: 11 February 2016
Time: 10.00 a.m. - 11.00 a.m.
Venue: Lecture Hall I, Department of Mathematics, IISc.
In the 1980s, Goldman introduced a Lie algebra structure on the free vector space generated by the free homotopy classes of oriented closed curves in any orientable surface F. This Lie bracket is known as the Goldman bracket and the Lie algebra is known as the Goldman Lie algebra.