Hyperbolicity in dynamics

Mathematical Conversations
Topic:Hyperbolicity in dynamics
Speaker:Steven Frankel
Affiliation:Member, School of Mathematics
Date:Wednesday, February 10
Time/Room:6:00pm - 7:00pm/Dilworth Room

"Hyperbolic" ranks highly among the most-abused terms in dynamics. I'll prolong this abuse, and argue for its value, by illustrating a variety of dynamical systems with distinct forms of hyperbolic behavior that have known or conjectured relationships.