July 1, 2022: A talk by Henri Poincare Jr. THE SMOOTH 4D POINCARE CONJECTURE
The Problem and its History
The first formulation of the Poincare conjecture was stated in 1905. You can read here about the various flavors of the conjecture that emerged, and how and when they were solved.
What are possible approaches and what techniques have succeeded in related problems? What is known about possible counterexamples.
Consequences and Implications
What would be implied by a solution or a counterexample?
Colloquia Series Working Group
Craig EVANS, UC Berkeley
Henri DARMON, McGill University
Susan FRIEDLANDER, University of Southern California (Chair)
Mark GORESKY, Institute for Advanced Study
Eva MIRANDA, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya and Centre de Recerca Matemática in Barcelona
(Affiliations for identification purposes only)