Class InfoClass Number: Math 373Dates: Mar 6, 2012  Jun 7, 2012 Room: NS 319 Meeting time:
Text: Barrett O'Neill, Elementary Differential Geometry, Rev. 2nd Ed., Elsevier 2006 

Week  Chapters  Topics 
1  13  Summary of Part 1 
2  4.1  Surfaces in R^3 
3  4.2  Patch Computations 
4  4.3  Differentiable Functions and Tangent Vectors 
5  4.4  Differential Forms on a Surface 
6  4.5  Mappings of Surfaces 
7  4.6  Integration of Forms 
8  Midterm Exam  
9  4.7  Topological Properties of Surfaces 
10  4.8  Manifolds 
11  5.12  Shape Operator of a Manifold, Normal Curvature 
12  5.3  Gaussian Curvature 
13  5.45  Computational Techniques, Implicit Case 
14  5.6  Special Curves in a Surface 
15  Final Exam 
Attendance  10% 
Midterm:  40% 
Final:  50% 