Course Descriptions

16:640:540 - Introduction to Algebraic Topology I

Feng Luo

Description:

This is an introduction course on algebraic topology. We will cover the following topics: fundamental groups, covering spaces, singular, simplicial and celluar homology theories, Brouwer fixed point theorem and invariance of domain theorem. Many interesting examples of spaces will be introduced.

TexAlgebraic Topology by A. Hatcher

Prerequisites:

point set topology and group theory

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