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)