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Math 856: Topics in Differential Topology (Fall)

Amir Assadi (Fall 2017): 

 

Previous description: The topic will be  Morse Theory.

Main Reference: Morse Theory, by J. Milnor

Tenative Syllabus:
 
1. Morse Theory and Morse Inequalities

2. Lusternik-Schnirelman Theory

3. Applications (may change during the course subject to students'
interests and time limit)
   
     (i) Lustnernik-fet theorem
     (ii) Lusternik-Schnirelman theorem
     (iii) Bott periodicity theorem
 

semester: 
Irregular

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