Mondays-Wednesdays-Fridays 11-12, in Cupples I, room 111.
|Instructor||phone||office||office hours (tentative)|
|Renato Feres||5-6752||Cupples I firstname.lastname@example.org||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:
|Midterm||Wednesday - October 16||11-12||Cupples I 111|
|Final||Friday - December 20||1-3pm||Cupples I 111|