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JOINT TAU-TECHNION SEMINAR ON GEOMETRY & DYNAMICS
 <http://www.math.tau.ac.il/~ostrover/Seminars/GD/Seminar_GD.html>
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TIME AND PLACE: Wednesday, January 12, 2010, 13:00, Amado 814, Technion
 
SPEAKER: Michael Khanevsky (ETH-Zurich)
 
TITLE: Hofer's metric on the space of diameters
 
ABSTRACT:  In this talk I will address Hofer's distance between diameters
in the unit disk. I will prove that distance is unbounded and show its
relation to Lagrangian intersections.
 
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