Math 481 - Vector and Tensor Analysis
(An Introduction to Differential Geometry)
Section F13, Spring 2017


Lecture notes and Homework assignments

Course Information
Instructor Ely Kerman
Email ekerman@math.uiuc.edu
Office 326 Illini Hall
Office hours Monday and Wednesday 10:30-11:30 AM
Lectures MWF 2:00-2:50 PM in 145 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 March 3, in class.
Midterm 2, Friday April 14, in class.
Final exam, 7:00 to 10:00PM, Monday May 8.
Syllabus Here is the course syllabus.
Course Diary Lecture notes and Homework assignments.

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