Fall 2013 MATH 141 001 LEC

Elementary Differential Topology
Schedule: 
SectionDays/TimeLocationInstructorCCN
001 LECTuTh 1230-2P 7 EVANSTELEMAN, C54267
Units/CreditFinal Exam GroupEnrollment
417: FRIDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2013 8-11ALimit:30 Enrolled:12 Waitlist:0 Avail Seats:18 [on 10/27/13]

Note: Enrollment instructions are available at math.berkeley.edu/courses/enrollment-scheduling.

Additional Information: 

Prerequisites: 104 or equivalent and linear algebra.

Syllabus: Manifolds in n-dimensional Euclidean space and smooth maps, differential forms and Stokes' theorem, Sard's Theorem, classification of compact one-manifolds, transversality and intersection modulo 2.

Office: 905 Evans

Office Hours: TBA

Required Text: Guillemin and Pollack, Differential Topology

Recommended Reading: Milnor, Topology from the differentiable viewpoint

Grading: (to be confirmed) 20% homework, 20% midterm, 40% final, 20% a short presentation 

Homework: Due in class, every other week.

Course Webpage: http://math.berkeley.edu/~teleman/classes/141f13