Event Detail

Event Type: 
Topology Seminar
Date/Time: 
Monday, October 24, 2011 - 05:00
Location: 
Gilkey 113
Abstract: 

I will discuss the relationship between Sperner’s Lemma and Brouwer’s Fixed Point Theorem. It will be shown that Sperner's combinatorial lemma regarding vertex labelings on subdivisions of an n-simplex is equivalent to Brouwer's famous topological result.