Logo

Lectures on Differential Geometry

Small book cover: Lectures on Differential Geometry

Lectures on Differential Geometry
by

Publisher: University of California
Number of pages: 263

Description:
This course will describe the foundations of Riemannian geometry, including geodesics and curvature, as well as connections in vector bundles, and then go on to discuss the relationships between curvature and topology. Topology will presented in two dual contrasting forms, de Rham cohomology and Morse homology.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(1MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Riemannian GeometryRiemannian Geometry
by - Princeton University Press
The recent physical interpretation of intrinsic differential geometry of spaces has stimulated the study of this subject. Throughout the book constant use is made of the methods of tensor analysis and the Absolute Calculus of Ricci and Levi-Civita.
(1172 views)
Book cover: A Panoramic View of Riemannian GeometryA Panoramic View of Riemannian Geometry
by - Springer
In this monumental work, Marcel Berger manages to survey large parts of present day Riemannian geometry. The book offers a great opportunity to get a first impression of some part of Riemannian geometry, together with hints for further reading.
(6498 views)
Book cover: Riemann Surfaces, Dynamics and GeometryRiemann Surfaces, Dynamics and Geometry
by - Harvard University
This course will concern the interaction between: hyperbolic geometry in dimensions 2 and 3, the dynamics of iterated rational maps, and the theory of Riemann surfaces and their deformations. Intended for advanced graduate students.
(9100 views)
Book cover: Riemannian Submanifolds: A SurveyRiemannian Submanifolds: A Survey
by - arXiv
Submanifold theory is a very active vast research field which plays an important role in the development of modern differential geometry. In this book, the author provides a broad review of Riemannian submanifolds in differential geometry.
(2720 views)