MATH 4540

MATH 4540

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

Differential geometry involves using calculus to study geometric concepts such as curvature and geodesics. This introductory course focuses on the differential geometry of curves and surfaces. It may also touch upon the higher-dimensional generalizations, Riemannian manifolds, which underlie the study of general relativity.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: MATH 2210-MATH 2220, MATH 2230-MATH 2240, or MATH 2930-MATH 2940, plus at least one mathematics course numbered 3000 or above. Students will be expected to be comfortable with proofs.

Distribution Category (MQR-AS)

Comments MATH 4530 is not a prerequisite.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5344MATH 4540  LEC 001

    • TRMalott Hall 251
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Moore, J

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person