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Asymptotically Flat Graphs with Small Mass

Initial Data and Evolution Problems in General Relativity November 18, 2013 - November 22, 2013

November 18, 2013 (02:20PM PST - 03:15PM PST)
Speaker(s): Lan-Hsuan Huang (University of Connecticut)
Location: MSRI: Simons Auditorium
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Abstract The Riemannian positive mass theorem and its rigidity is recently proven for asymptotically flat hypersurfaces in Euclidean space in all dimensions. The rigidity says that the hyperplane is the only asymptotically flat hypersurface with nonnegative scalar curvature whose ADM mass is zero. In this talk, we consider a class of asymptotically flat graphs with small positive mass and show that the graph is effectively close to a hyperplane if the mass is small. This is a joint work with Dan Lee
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