Differential Geometry

Graphic showing surfaces of constant Gaussian curvature.

Surfaces of constant Gaussian curvature. (Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.)

Instructor(s)

MIT Course Number

18.950

As Taught In

Fall 2008

Level

Undergraduate

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Course Features

Course Description

This course is an introduction to differential geometry. The course itself is mathematically rigorous, but still emphasizes concrete aspects of geometry, centered on the notion of curvature.

Seidel, Paul. 18.950 Differential Geometry, Fall 2008. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mathematics/18-950-differential-geometry-fall-2008 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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