Differential Geometry, MAT733

Differential Geometry, MAT733
Grading Policy: 4 Projects: 10% each... Midterm Exam: 20%... Final: 40%...
Quizes are on Mondays
Prerequisites: Vector Calculus and Linear Algebra
Meetings: 11-1:50 Mon Wed
Text: Bloch, A first course in geometric topology and differential geometry
Spivak, Calculus on Manifolds
Professor C. Sormani
Office Hours: Monday Wednesday 10-11 am, 3-4 pm
Office: Gillet Hall 200B
Email: sormanic (at) member.ams.org
Webpage: http://comet.lehman.cuny.edu/sormani

Course Description: Metric and Euclidean Geometry, compactness, connectedness, contraction mapping, torsion and curvature of curves, fundamental theorem of curves, surfaces, inverse and implicit function theorems, manifolds, differential forms and tensors, curvature, area and geodesics.

Homework: Grads and Undergrads Together:

MAT 733 Syllabus: (homework will be posted regularly)