BSc (120 credit hour) Major in Mathematics - Curves and Surfaces MATH 3045   Curves and Surfaces
CREDIT HOURS: 3
The course is designed as an introduction to differential geometry, the study of geometric objects by means of analysis. It presents a comprehensive study of curves and surfaces in Euclidean space. Topics include: Frenet frame and equations, curvature, torsion, first and second fundamental forms, shape operator, Gauss-Weingarten equations.
FORMAT: Lecture
PREREQUISITES: MATH 2002.03 and (MATH 2040.03 or MATH 2135.03) or consent of instructor