Presented by: 
Huai-Dong Cao (Lehigh University)
Date: 
Mon 6 Sep, 2:00 pm
Venue: 
N202 in Hawken (50)

Ricci solitons are extensions of Einstein metrics. They are special solutions to Hamilton's Ricci flow, and arise as singularity models in the Ricci flow. In this talk I will survey recent developments on the subject and present some classification results.