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Differential Geometry of Curves and Surfaces

Description:
Differential geometry of curves and surfaces in Euclidean spaces, as an introduction to the geometry of Riemannian manifolds. The course presents intrinsic and extrinsic properties, both from a local and global point of view. Topics include; plane and space curves, surfaces, metrics on surfaces, Gaussian curvature, surfaces of constant curvature, shape operator, mean curvature and minimal surfaces, vector fields on surfaces.

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2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 5326 TuTh
12:30 PM - 01:45 PM
Zara,Catalin M02-0419
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 11
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-requisite = MATH 242 and 260
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