401-3510-18L  Metric Embedding Theorems

SemesterSpring Semester 2018
LecturersU. Lang
Periodicitynon-recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


401-3510-18 SMetric Embedding Theorems2 hrs
Wed10:15-12:00HG G 26.5 »
U. Lang

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AbstractA tour of various (isometric, bi-Lipschitz, coarse, ...) embedding theorems for metric spaces into Banach spaces or other spaces with some extra structure.
Literature- Juha Heinonen, Geometric Embeddings of Metric Spaces, Lecture Notes, 2003, s. Link
- Mikhail I. Ostrovskii, Metric Embeddings: Bilipschitz and Coarse Embeddings into Banach Spaces, De Gruyter 2013
Prerequisites / NoticeBasic knowledge in differential geometry and functional analysis

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ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersU. Lang
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

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Primary target groupMathematics BSc (404000)
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