Seminars & Colloquia Calendar
Geodesics in H^3 and Bianchi groups
Katie McKeon, Rutgers University
Location: Hill 705
Date & time: Thursday, 08 February 2018 at 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Abstract: We will explain the action of SL(2,C) on the upper half-plane model of hyperbolic three-space H^3 via quaternions, and 3D analogues of the modular surface, Bianchi manifolds. Our goal is to study the behavior of closed geodesics in the manifold using symbolic dynamics.