401-3001-61L Algebraic Topology I
|Semester||Autumn Semester 2016|
|Lecturers||P. S. Jossen|
|Periodicity||yearly recurring course|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Abstract||This is an introductory course in algebraic topology. The course will cover the following main topics: introduction to homotopy theory, homology and cohomology of spaces.|
|Literature||1) G. Bredon, "Topology and geometry",|
Graduate Texts in Mathematics, 139. Springer-Verlag, 1997.
2) A. Hatcher, "Algebraic topology",
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2002.
Book can be downloaded for free at:
3) E. Spanier, "Algebraic topology", Springer-Verlag
|Prerequisites / Notice||General topology, linear algebra.|
Some knowledge of differential geometry and differential topology is useful but not absolutely necessary.