Gauge-theoretic and symplectic-topological aspects of the Haydys-Witten equations

Floer homology and Khovanov homology reading group
Topic:Gauge-theoretic and symplectic-topological aspects of the Haydys-Witten equations
Speaker:Daniel Vitek
Affiliation:Princeton University
Date:Tuesday, April 11
Time/Room:10:45am - 12:00pm/Dilworth Room

We'll talk about various dimensional reductions of the HW equations and the connections to (de)categorification as we continue explaining their physical origins. Time permitting we will discuss (conjectural?) relations to Fukaya-Seidel categories.