Schedule of Classes Course Description

Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: MTH                                     Course Number: 325                                    
Course Title: Modern Differential Geometry
Subject: Mathematics
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


A rigorous introduction to the modern theory of differential geometry which will enhance students' abilities to use analysis and computers to solve intricate geometry problems. Among the topics to be treated are plane curves, curves in space, tubes and knots, calculus on Euclidean space, non-orientable surfaces, ruled surfaces, intrinsic geometry, principal curves and umbilic points on surfaces, and minimal surfaces.

Prerequisite: MTH 320 or permission of chairperson.
  • 3 class hours.

Start Date:    08/31/2003                         End Date: