## Graduate Geometry, Topology and Dynamics Seminar

Samuel Dodds

UIC

Geometry and Dynamics of Groups acting on $\mathbb{R}$-trees

**Abstract:**We will first give a rough overview of groups acting on simplicial trees. We will then move on to $\mathbb{R}$-trees, charting our way towards the Morgan-Shalen compactification.

Wednesday November 15, 2017 at 3:00 PM in SEO 612