Colloquium: “Mapping class groups”

Marshall University Math Colloquium
February 24, 2005

Elmas Irmak
Michigan State University

I will talk about the mapping class groups of compact, connected, orientable surfaces. I will discuss how combinatorics of different curve complexes on surfaces is used to study the algebraic structure of the mapping class groups.

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