Curves and Surfaces
(Lab required) Curves and surfaces in the plane and space. Intrinsic geometry of curves and surfaces: Serret Frenet frames, first and second fundamental forms, curvature and the Gauss map. ' Geodesics and parallel transport. Theorema Egregium and Gauss-Bonnet theorems.
Prerequisites: [MATH 1232 (C) or MATH 1690 (C) or MATH 1700 (B) or MATH 1701 (B) or MATH 1710 (B)] and [MATH 1220 (C) or MATH 1300 (B) or MATH 1301 (B)]; or consent of instructor. Pre-or corequisite: MATH 2150 or MATH 2151 or MATH 2720 or MATH 2721.
Winter 2018 sections
Instructor: Leo Butler CRN: 55750 Lecture Location: 306 Buller Dates: January 03 – April 06 Time: 10:30–11:20, M.W.F. Final Exam Date: Wednesday, April 18 Time: 9:00 a.m. Duration: 180 minutes Location: 110 E2 EITC