The Triangle Topology Seminar is a joint seminar between Duke, NCSU, and UNC, meeting on selected Tuesdays. Some talks are preceded by an informal pretalk seminar aimed at graduate students. For more information, including information on how to be added to the seminar mailing list, please see here: https://services.math.duke.edu/~maabel/seminar.html
Laura Starkston (Stanford University)
Weinstein manifolds are an important class of symplectic manifolds with convex ends/boundary. These 2n dimensional manifolds come with a retraction onto a core n-dimensional stratified complex called...