Spring 2015 MATH 215B 001 LEC

Algebraic Topology
Schedule: 
SectionDays/TimeLocationInstructorCCN
001 LECMWF 11-12P 72 EVANSBAMLER, R H54395
Units/CreditFinal Exam GroupEnrollment
4NONELimit:20 Enrolled:10 Waitlist:0 Avail Seats:10 [on 03/22/15]
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Prerequisites: 215A, 214 recommended (can be taken concurrently).

Syllabus: Fundamental group and covering spaces, simplicial and singular homology theory with applications, cohomology theory, duality theorem. Homotopy theory, fibrations, relations between homotopy and homology, obstruction theory, and topics from spectral sequences, cohomology operations, and characteristic classes. Sequence begins fall.

Office: Evans 705

Office Hours: TBD

Required Text: A. Hatcher, "Algebraic Topology" (available online)
J. Milnor, J. Stasheff, "Characterisitc Classes" (for the second half of the course)

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