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Coordinates for representation varieties of 3-manifold groups

Dynamics on Moduli Spaces April 13, 2015 - April 17, 2015

April 14, 2015 (02:00 PM PDT - 03:00 PM PDT)
Speaker(s): Christian Zickert (University of Maryland)
Location: MSRI: Simons Auditorium
  • boundary unipotent

  • decoration on covering space

  • Teichmuller theory

  • Fock-Goncharov coordinates

  • triangulation of three manifold

  • Ptomely coordinates

  • character variety

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We discuss coordinates for representation varieties of 3-manifold groups. These coordinates are 3-dimensional analogues of the Fock-Goncharov coordinates on higher Teichmuller spaces.

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