MATH5070 - Topology of Manifolds - 2023/24
- Syllabus [Download file]
- The final project is due on December 20. Latex is preferred but not required. Topic of Projects [Download file]
Prof. Zhongtao WU
- Office: LSB 216
- Tel: 3943-8578
Time and Venue
- Lecture: Th 2:30PM - 5:15PM, Lady Shaw Bldg 222
This course is an introduction to several basic topological invariants for manifolds. Major topics are: differentiable manifolds and maps, Sard's Theorem, degree of maps, fundamental group, covering space, homology group. Students taking this course are expected to have knowledge in elementary analysis.
- Frank Warner, Foundations of Differentiable Manifolds and Lie Groups
- John Milnor, Topology from the Differentiable Viewpoint
- Ib Madsen and Jorgen Tornehave, From Calculus to Cohomology
Honesty in Academic Work
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and thereby help avoid any practice that would not be acceptable.
Assessment Policy Last updated: December 02, 2023 14:03:09