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College of Liberal Arts and Sciences | Mathematics

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September 25, 2018 | 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Category: Seminar
Location: Faculty/Administration #1140 | Map
656 W. Kirby
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free

Speaker: Dan Isaksen, Wayne State University

Title: C_2-equivariant stable homotopy groups and Mahowald invariants

Abstract: I will describe a piece of the Adams spectral sequence that computes C_2-equivariant stable homotopy groups.  From this data, one can recover the (previously known) Mahowald invariants of 2^k.  One can also recover Landweber's result on the image of the fixed point map from pi_{n,n} to pi_0.

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