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16:640:540 - Introduction to Algebraic Topology I

Charles Weibel


This course will be an introduction to algebraic topology.The core topics will be the fundamental group (and its relation to covering spaces), singular homology and cohomology, and the Eilenberg-Steenrod axioms. If there is time and interest other topics like homotopy groups will be covered.


Hatcher: Algebraic Topology


Algebra 551 or equivalent

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