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Fall 2017
Nov 18, 2017
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MATH 320 - Differential Geometry.
Review of Euclidean geometry. Local theory of plane and space curves: the Frenet formulas. Local theory of surfaces: the first and second fundamental forms, the shape operator, the mean and Gaussian curvatures, surfaces of revolution with prescribed curvature, ruled and developable surfaces. Geodesic curves on surfaces of revolution. The Gauss-Codazzi equations, rigidity.

Taught in alternate years
Fall
Prerequisites: MATH 236 or MATH 223 or MATH 247, and MATH 314 or MATH 248

3.000 Credit hours

Schedule Types: Lecture, Final Exam, Midterm Exam

Faculty of Science
Mathematics and Statistics Department

Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Doctorate
      Masters & Grad Dips & Certs
May not be enrolled in one of the following Faculties:     
      Faculty of Dentistry
      Faculty of Medicine
      School of Continuing Studies

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