Math 526 (Rezk, 1:00 MWF, Section E1, 156 Henry).

Note room change (again!).

Office hours

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The main text is Hatcher. There are other references available online, such as:

Additional material

I'm going to post sections of my lecture notes from time to time, once I decide they are not nonsense. Note that these are written for my benefit, and sometimes are a bit cryptic or omit details. Here is the page I used for 525.


The orgainization of the course is described here.

Lecture notes

Reading and assignments

Contact info.

office: Illini Hall 242
office hours: Check here.

Last modified 6 November 2012 by Charles Rezk.

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