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The Einstein Equation on Manifolds with Large Symmetry Groups

Speaker: 
Timothy Buttsworth (The University of Queensland)
Date/Time: 
Tue, 17/10/2017 - 15:00
Room: 
W316
Seminar series: 

In this talk I will discuss the problem of finding Einstein metrics in the homogeneous and cohomogeneity one setting. In particular, I will describe a recent result concerning existence of solutions to the Dirichlet problem for cohomogeneity one Einstein metrics