Fall 2021 MATH 240 001 LEC

Riemannian Geometry
001 LECMoWeFr 02:00PM - 02:59PMEvans 35John W. Lott31256
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4Open2021 Fall, August 25 - December 10
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Prerequisites 214

Description Riemannian metric and Levi-Civita connection, geodesics and completeness, curvature, first and second variations of arc length. Additional topics such as the theorems of Myers, Synge, and Cartan-Hadamard, the second fundamental form, convexity and rigidity of hypersurfaces in Euclidean space, homogeneous manifolds, the Gauss-Bonnet theorem, and characteristic classes.


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Grading Letter grade.


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