Tag Archives: Agol

Virtual Congruence Betti Numbers

Suppose that is a real semisimple group and that is a compact arithmetic locally symmetric space. Let us call a cohomology class tautological if it is invariant under the group . For example, if is a 3-manifold, then the tautological … Continue reading

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Number theory and 3-manifolds

It used to be the case that the Langlands programme could be used to say something interesting about arithmetic 3-manifolds qua hyperbolic manifolds. Now, after the work of Agol, Wise, and others has blown the subject to smithereens, this gravy … Continue reading

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