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What are stacks good for?

Speaker: 
Behrang Noohi (QMUL)
Date/Time: 
Mon, 05/12/2011 - 16:30
Room: 
M103
Seminar series: 

(Note change of title)

I will give a motivated and non-technical introduction to stacks, explain what they are and what they do for us. There will be plenty of examples. Time permitting I will also discuss some applications of stacks to classical problems in topology.