** Mondays-Wednesdays-Fridays 11-12, in Cupples I, room 111.**

Instructor | phone | office | office hours (tentative) | |
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Renato Feres | 5-6752 | Cupples I 17 | feres@math.wustl.edu | MWF 2-3 and TuTh 3-4 (also by appoint.) |

The textbook is:
**An Introduction to Differentiable Manifolds and Riemannian Geometry**,
by William M. Boothby (Academic Press).

**Topics.**
The course will include: an overview of calculus of functions of several variables;
differentiable manifolds and submanifolds; vector fields and tensors; elements of
Riemannian manifolds; differential forms and integration on
manifolds.

**Homeworks and exams:** There will be (roughly)
weekly homework sets, worth 30% of the
final grade, one midterm exam, worth 30%, and a final exam, worth 40%. The dates are as follows:

Exam | Day | time | place |
---|---|---|---|

Midterm | Wednesday - October 16 | 11-12 | Cupples I 111 |

Final | Friday - December 20 | 1-3pm | Cupples I 111 |