Geometry I


An introduction to non-metric geometries: graphs, the topology of surfaces, and the theory of knots and links.


No required text. Suggested Readings: Introduction to Topology and Geometry, Stahl, Wiley, 1st edition, 2005. ''Euclidean and Non-Euclidean Geometries, Greenberg, 4th edition, W. H. Freeman


MATH 223 and MATH 290 or equivalent.

Credit Hours: 

Geometry of Projective Spaces. Topics include:

Linear Subspaces.


Pl"ucker Coordinates.

Grassmannian Varieties as the Parametrization Space of Linear Subspaces of a Projective Space.

(Kachi 2013 )

Odd Fall Semesters Only

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Using Math

CTE course transformation grant helps Emily Witt, assistant professor of math, develop active learning with student groups in calculus.  Positive results using modules developed with Justin Lyle and Amanda Wilkens, math graduate students, were attained.  Read more

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