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Special Seminar by Assoc. Prof. Fei Han

Title: Generalizing Vector Spaces: Exploring Vector Bundles and Beyond

Speaker: Assoc. Prof. Fei Han
Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science,
National University of Singapore, Singapore

Date: Wed, 27 March 2024

Time: 14:00-15:00 PM

Room: B201


In this talk, we’ll embark on an adventure through the fascinating world of mathematics, where we’ll discover how vector bundles take the familiar concept of vector spaces to extraordinary new heights.
Starting with the basics, we’ll unravel the mysteries of vector bundles, showing how they provide a powerful framework for understanding the hidden connections between local and global structures in mathematics. Using examples, we’ll demystify these abstract concepts, revealing their relevance and versatility across various mathematical and physical disciplines.
As we venture deeper into the mathematical terrain, we’ll uncover the incredible tools known as characteristic classes. These powerful mathematical tools allow us to probe the geometry of vector bundles in ways we never thought possible.
This talk will be suitable for undergraduate students, promising to enlighten and inspire. Join us as we embark on a thrilling voyage through the mathematical cosmos.