SYLLABUS
Introduction to Geometry & Topology II (Math 6458)
Spring 2013, Georgia Tech
Lecture
T Th 3:05-4:25 Skiles 256
Instructor
Professor
Mohammad Ghomi
Office:
203 Skiles
Office hours:
T Th 1:30-2:30
Email:
ghomi@math.gatech.edu
Course Description
This class will be a continuation of Math 6457. Main topics covered include differential forms, Stokes Theorem, de Rham cohomology, and singular homology.
Prerequisites
Math 6457, or some basic knowledge of differential manifolds.
Textbooks
Instructor's notes in addition to excerpts and references to
A Comprehensive Introduction to Differential Geometry, Vol. I,
by M. Spivak,
Algebraic Topology
by Allen Hatcher, and
Notes on Differential Geometry
by Noel J. Hicks.
Grading
The grade is based on class participation (the students are expected to attend all lectures), and homework assignments.