# De Rham Cohomology (Math 410/510) - Spring 2017

** Instructor:** Vadim Vologodsky.

** E-mail **: vvologod@uoregon.edu

** Office Hours: ** Tuesdays, 15:00 - 16:00, Thursdays, 14:00 - 15:00,
and by appointments, in Deady 101.

** Venue and time: ** The class meets on MWF at 13:00-13:50 in Deady Hall 303.

** Course description: **
The course will cover the following topics: singular (co)homology of topological spaces, differential forms on smooth manifolds, Stokes's formula, de Rham cohomology, and the de Rham theorem.

** General Policy: ** There will be one in class hour test and a two hour final exam.
Homework will usually be assigned weekly on Wednesdays and due the next
week.
Here is how I will weight these items:

Hour Test: 100 points

Final Exam: 200 points,

Homework: 100 points total.

** Important dates: **

Hour Test : Monday, May 1. Review problems.

Final Exam: 14:45 Thursday, June 15. Review problems.

** Text: **
Introduction to smooth manifolds, by J. Lee

** Additional information ** as well as homework assignments will be posted on the web:
http://www.pages. uoregon.edu/vvologod/math410.html

**Homeworks :**
- HW 1. Due Wednesday, April 19.
- HW 2. Due Friday, April 28.
- HW 3. Due Monday, May 22.