Course MAT560

Algebraic Topology

(Replaces MAT326 beginning AY 2012-13)

Singular homology, cellular complexes, Poincare duality, Lefschetz fixed point theorem.

Textbook(s)
Description of Classes

Classes meet Monday and Wednesday.

Notes

Suggested Reading:  Madsen, I.H. and Tornehave, J., From Calculus to Cohomology

There will be reading and 10-12 problem sets weekly.

Placement and Prerequisites

MAT 323 or permission of instructor.

FAQ

Take Home Mid term Exam - 25%
Take Home Final Exam - 25%
Problem set(s) - 50%