Introduction to Algebraic Topology (Math 4432)
Spring 2011, Georgia Tech
T Th 12:05-1:25 Skiles 246
T Th 1:30-2:30
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This class is an introduction to the study of the topology of manifolds. Topics covered include calssification of surfaces, fundamental group and covering spaces, CW-complexes and homology.
Some basic familiarity with topological spaces (e.g., Math 4317 or Math 4431).
Topology: A Geometric Approach
by Terry Lawson.
The grade is based on class participation (the students are expected to attend all lectures), and homework assignments.