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MSRI Evans Lecture Series: "Slicing and surgery" March 29, 2010
Location: UC Berkeley, 60 Evans Hall
Speaker(s) Jacob Rasmussen
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I'll introduce two classical problems in low dimensional topology: finding rational knots which are slice and finding knots in the solid torus with solid tours surgeries. Then I'll explain why these two problems are actually one and the same.

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