MAT363H1: Geometry of Curves and Surfaces

Hours

36L

Curves and surfaces in 3-spaces. Frenet formulas. Curvature and geodesics. Gauss map. Minimal surfaces. Gauss-Bonnet theorem for surfaces. Surfaces of constant curvature.

Prerequisite
MAT224H1/MATB24H3/MAT224H5/MAT247H1/MAT247H5, MAT237Y1/(MATB41H3, MATB42H3, MATB43H3)/MAT237Y5/MAT257Y1 (MAT257Y1 can be taken concurrently). For FASE students, MAT185H, MAT194H, MAT195H, AER210H.
Exclusion
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)