MA338: Differentiable Manifolds and Lie Groups
January - April 2020
Class timings: Tue Thu 3:30-5pm First meeting on Thursday, Jan 2nd
Office hours : Please email me for an appointment
Recommended books: F. Warner, Foundations of Differentiable Manifolds and Lie Groups, Springer GTM 1983.
J.M. Lee, Introduction to smooth manifolds, Springer GTM 2012.
S. Kumaresan, A Course in Differential Geometry and Lie Groups, Hindustan Book Agency, 2002.
V. Guillemin and A. Pollack, Differential Topology, AMS 1974, reprint edition 2010.
Grading policy: 10% quizzes, 40% Midterm exam , 50% Final exam.
The first class will be on January 2nd 2020.
There will be no class in the week of Jan 6-10.
Quiz 1 will be in class on January 28.
The midterm exam will be held from 3:30 - 5pm on February 18th.
There will be no class on February 13th (Thursday).