Math 481 - Vector and Tensor Analysis
(An Introduction to Differential Geometry)
Section F13, Spring 2015

Course Information

Lectures and Homework Assignments

Instructor Ely Kerman
Office 326 Illini Hall
Office hours Wednesday and Friday 10:30-11:30 PM
Lectures MWF 2:00-2:50 PM in 241 Altgeld Hall
Text The Geometry of Physics: An Introduction, by Theodore Frankel
Grading The course grade will be calculated as follows.
Weekly Homework: 20%
Midterms: 2x20%=40%
Final exam: 40%
Exam dates Midterm 1, Friday Feb. 27, in class.
Midterm 2, Friday April 10, in class.
Final exam. 1:30-4:30 PM Friday May 15 in 241 Altgeld.
Syllabus Here is the course syllabus .

Course Policies

Collaborative work

You are encouraged to work on the homework in groups, although each student should submit a separate set of solutions.

Late homework

Make-up exams