Differential Geometry Seminar: Thomas Cecil - College of the Holy Cross


Location: 127 Hayes-Healy Hall

Title: Isoparametric hypersurfaces in spheres I

Abstract: This series of lectures will be a survey of the theory of hypersurfaces with constant principal curvatures in the n-sphere.  Brief discussion of examples with 2 and 3 principal curvatures.  Detailed treatment of the Ferus-Karcher-Munzner examples which have four principal curvatures.