Quasi-Fuchsian surfaces in finite-volume hyperbolic 3-manifolds

Geometric Structures on 3-manifolds
Topic:Quasi-Fuchsian surfaces in finite-volume hyperbolic 3-manifolds
Speaker:Daryl Cooper
Affiliation:University of California, Santa Barbara; Member, School of Mathematics
Date:Monday, December 14
Time/Room:4:00pm - 5:00pm/S-101

I will discuss a proof that a complete, non-compact hyperbolic 3- manifold $M$ with finite volume contains an immersed, closed, quasi-Fuchsian surface that separates a given pair of points in the sphere at infinity. Joint with David Futer.