Khovanov homology

Mathematical Conversations
Topic:Khovanov homology
Speaker:Linh Truong
Affiliation:Member, School of Mathematics
Date:Wednesday, October 23
Time/Room:6:00pm - 7:30pm/Dilworth Room

I will describe the construction and applications of Khovanov homology, a combinatorially defined invariant for knots that categorifies the Jones polynomial.