Course Description

MATH 6530. Metric Differential Geometry

Course Code MATE 6530
Course Title Metric Differential Geometry
Credits 3
Hours 3 per week
Prerequisites MATH 4031, MATH 5201
Description Elementary theory of curves and surfaces. The fundamental forms. Euler’s theorem. The Codazzi-Mainardi equations. The fundamental theorem of surfaces. Curvature. Geodesics. The Gauss-Bonnet Theorem. Conformal mappings and isometries. Minimal and ruled surfaces.
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