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Fall 2021 Mathematics GU4052 section 001
INTRODUCTION TO KNOT THEORY
INTRODUCTION TO KNOT THEO

Call Number 10768
Day & Time
Location
MW 1:10pm-2:25pm
307 Mathematics Building
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Kyle A Hayden
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description Prerequisites: MATH GU4051 Topology and / or MATH GU4061 Introduction To Modern Analysis I (or equivalents). Recommended (can be taken concurrently): MATH UN2010 linear algebra, or equivalent. The study of algebraic and geometric properties of knots in R^3, including but not limited to knot projections and Reidemeisters theorm, Seifert surfaces, braids, tangles, knot polynomials, fundamental group of knot complements. Depending on time and student interest, we will discuss more advanced topics like knot concordance, relationship to 3-manifold topology, other algebraic knot invariants.
Web Site Vergil
Department Mathematics
Enrollment 11 students (19 max) as of 9:06PM Friday, November 26, 2021
Subject Mathematics
Number GU4052
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20213MATH4052W001

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