Title:Lie algebras associated to closed curves on surfaces. 
Speaker: Arpan Kabiraj
Affiliation: IIT Palakkad
Date and Time: November 26, 2021 at 03:30PM
Venue: Seminar Hall, Kerala School of Mathematics

Abstract:We will discuss various Lie algebras associated to closed curves on orientable surfaces (possibly with boundary and punctures) introduced by Goldman and Wolpert in the 80’s. If time permits, we will discuss a relation between these Lie algebras and skein algebras of three-manifolds.