Lectures: TR 11:00-12:20, 445 Altgeld Hall
Instructor: Ely Kerman, email@example.com
Office & Telephone: Illini Hall 326, 265-6710
Office Hours: By appointment. I am usually available T and Th from 12:45 to 1:45. I am also available on some W's. Please email me to arrange a time.Course Description. This semester we will cover the following four topics: (1) de Rham cohomology (chapters 15 and 16 of Lee's text) (2) Intersection theory (Guillemin and Pollack), (3) Morse theory, (4) Introductory Riemannian geometry (Morse theory of geodesics following Milnor's text and Bishop's notes (see below)).