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Some classics in scalar curvature geometry

Alessandro Carlotto (ETH Zürich)
Tirsdag 19. november 2019 16:15–17:00 Aud. D3 (1531-215)
I will introduce and motivate the problem of understanding what (closed) manifolds support metrics of positive scalar curvature. I will then present the classical result (due to Schoen-Yau) that tori do not admit any such metric, and explain how this implies the Riemannian positive mass theorem.

This seminar is aimed at students and PhD students - all are welcome.
Kontakt: Cristiano Spotti Revideret: 25.05.2023