Spring-07. Math 214 (ccn 55000): Differential Manifolds

Instructor: Alexander Givental
TuTh 3:30 - 5, 47 Evans
  • Office hours: TuTh 5-6 p.m., in 701 Evans
  • Text: Michael Spivak, A Comprehensive Introduction to DIFFERENTIAL GEOMETRY, Volume 1, 3rd edition, Publish or Perish
    Our intention is to cover most of the book, following it rather loosely, but replace the last chapter on algebraic topology with an introduction to Morse theory.
  • Grading: Take Home Final (50%)+Homework (50%)
  • HW: Weekly homework assignments are posted to this web-page, and your solutions are due on Thursdays in class.
  • TA: Jiangang Yao who will hold office hours on M 10-11 and W 3-4 in 1087 Evans, and grade homework. Typically your homework will be returned to you in a week from the due date.

    Homework (.pdf)

    Take Home Final (.pdf)