Around Birkhoff's conjecture for convex and other billiards
Sun, 12/11/2017 - 12:00
Prof. Misha Bialy (Tel Aviv University)
Math. Building, 2nd floor cooloquium room
Birkhoff's conjecture states that the only integrable billiards in the plane
are ellipses. I am going to give a survey of recent progress in this conjecture and to discuss
geometric results and questions around it. No prior knowledge of the subject will be assumed.