MA3402 Analysis on Manifolds

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  • 2017-08-07 The first lecture will take place on Wednesday August 23, 14:15 - 16:00 in room R41. Starting with week 35 (August 28 - September 1) the lectures will be held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, both days from 08:15 to 10:00 in room 734.
  • 2017-28-08 Notice change in the schedule, see below.No lectures Sept 5&6, start again Sept 12.
  • 2017-30-08 Exercise 1: 2.4-2.7, 2.9, 2.12
  • 2017-09-27 Exercise 2: 3.1-3.3, 4.3
  • 2017-10-27 Exercise 3: 7.2, 9.12,9.14, 10.6,10.7,10.8,10.11,10.12.
  • 2017-10-27 On Nov 1 the lecture will take place: 15:00 - 16:00.
  • 2017-10-27 Reference group: Tereza Hostakova(hostakovatereza@gmail.com) and Sebbe Stouten(sebbe.stouten@gmail.com)
  • 2017-11-06 Nov 7,8,14 and 15 exercises and some repetition.No lectures Nov 21 and 22.
  • 2017-11-13 Nov 14: Repetition and time assignment for the final exam.No lecture on Nov15.Office hour for exam questions on Nov 27 1-2 pm in office 1256 SII.
  • 2017-11-15 Location for the final exam:Seminar room 656 in SII.If any change,there will be a notice on the door.This is where you meet.

Lecturer

Lectures

  • Tuesdays 08:15 - 10:00 in room 734, Sentralbygg 2.
  • Wednesdays 14:15 - 16:00 in R 41.

Curriculum

  • I. Madsen and J. Tornehave: From Calculus to Cohomology De Rham Cohomology and Characteristic Classes, Cambridge University Press, 1997. Chapters 1 through 10 + exercises (as given above).

Final Exam

  • 28 and 29 November. The exam will be oral and meeting time will be announced in class by the end of the course.Time assignment for the final exam will take place during the lecture on Nov 14.If you do not get a meeting time then, you should meet in office 1256 SII on Nov 28 at 8.55 in order to get a time for your exam.
  • Location : Seminar room 656 in SII. If any change, there will be a notice on the door.This is where you meet.

Supporting literature

  • J.R. Munkres: Analysis on manifolds, Westview Press, 1991.
  • R. Bott and L.W. Tu: Differential forms in algebraic topology, GTM, Springer, 1982.
  • R.Sjamaar: Manifolds and differtential forms, Cornell University.
2017-11-15, Nils A. Baas