Fall 2015 MATH 143 001 LEC

Elementary Algebraic Geometry
Schedule: 
SectionDays/TimeLocationInstructorCCN
001 LECTuTh 8-930A 6 EVANSSTURMFELS, B54301
Units/CreditFinal Exam GroupEnrollment
411: WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2015 3-6PLimit:31 Enrolled:22 Waitlist:0 Avail Seats:9 [on 10/04/15]
Additional Information: 

Prerequisites: 110, 113, familiarity with using mathematical software

Syllabus: Introduction to basic commutative algebra, algebraic geometry, and computational techniques. Main focus on Grobner bases

and their applications.

Office: 925 Evans

Office Hours: Wednesday, 3-4:30pm, or by appointment

Required Text:  D. Cox D. O'Shea, J. Little: Ideals, Varieties and Algorithms, Springer Undergraduate Texts, 2007

Recommended Reading: 

Grading: Homework 35 %, Midterm Exam 30 %, Final Paper 35 %

Homework: Weekly

Course Webpage: https://math.berkeley.edu/~bernd/math143.html