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Workshop on Surface Group Representations

Thursday, March 17, 2016
Sunday, March 20, 2016
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Workshop on Surface Group Representations
Various Speakers ,

This workshop will concentrate on surface group representations into Lie groups and related interesting geometric structures.

Francis Bonahon (USC) - Quantization: from character varieties to knot theory
John Loftin (Rutgers) - Cubic Differentials and Convex $RP^2$ Structures under Neck Separation 
Nicolas Tholozan (Luxembourg) - Compact components of relative character varieties
Jorge Acosta (Rice) -  Holonomy Limits of Opers
Brian Collier (UIUC) - SO(n,n+1) surface group representations
Aaron Fenyes (UT Austin)
Laura Fredrickson (UT Austin)
Brice Loustau (Rutgers)
Andy Sanders (UIC)
Jeremy Toulisse (USC)
Nicholas G. Vlamis (U Michigan) -  Basmajian's identity for Hitchin representations
To register, for a more complete schedule, or if you have any questions, please visit the workshop's web page.


For more information, please contact Tengren Zhang by email at [email protected] or visit Workshop on Surface Group Representations.