Sponsored by Elizabethtown College, Franklin and Marshall College, Lebanon Valley College, and Millersville University
12 September David Lyons, Lebanon Valley College 3 October David Johnson, Lehigh University 7 November Josh Sabloff, Haverford College 5 December Vincent Coll, Lehigh University 6 February Lisa Traynor, Bryn Mawr College 10 April Barbara Nimershiem, Franklin and Marshall College 1 May Zhigang Han, Millersville UniversityTGTS meets at 4:30 p.m. on the first Friday of each month. The public is cordially invited to attend.
Date: 1 May 2015, 4:30pm Location: Hempfield High School, Room 213 Speaker: Zhigang Han, Millersville University Title: Comparison of metrics on the Hamiltonian and symplectomorphism groups Abstract. In this talk, I will introduce various bi-invariant metrics on the Hamiltonian and symplectomorphism groups and explain their similarities and differences.