Seminar in Geometry

A square torus with three points removed.

Model of Costa's surface, a complete embedded minimal surface that is conformally a square torus with three points removed. This model was crafted by David Glasser. For more details, see his project. (Image courtesy of Nikolaos Deonas.)

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MIT Course Number

18.994

As Taught In

Fall 2004

Level

Undergraduate

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Course Description

In this course, students take turns in giving lectures. For the most part, the lectures are based on Robert Osserman's classic book A Survey of Minimal Surfaces, Dover Phoenix Editions. New York: Dover Publications, May 1, 2002. ISBN: 0486495140.

Carberry, Emma. 18.994 Seminar in Geometry, Fall 2004. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mathematics/18-994-seminar-in-geometry-fall-2004 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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