Differential Geometry

Graphic showing surfaces of constant Gaussian curvature.

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


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Fall 2008



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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.

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

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