|Affiliation:||University of California, Berkeley; Distinguished Visiting Professor, School of Mathematics|
|Date:||Monday, October 12|
|Time/Room:||2:00pm - 3:00pm/S-101|
I'll review recent progress on properties of 3-manifold groups, especially following from geometric properties. Then I'll discuss some open questions regarding 3-manifold groups, including their profinite completions, torsion in covers, orderability, and $PD(3)$ groups.