Graduate Student / Postdoc Seminar
Which subspaces can be the fixed points of a finite group acting on a space?
Speaker: Sylvain Cappell, Courant Institute
Location: Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Date: Friday, February 16, 2018, 1 p.m.
We introduce and survey some results, old and new, on what subspaces can be the fixed point set of a given finite group acting on a space, e.g., of symmetries of discs, spheres, etc.