Schedule of presentations:   Di 14-15:30  in Seminarraum 1 des Mathematischen Instituts (Raum 005)

 

Teaching assistant: Dr. Thomas Rot  (email: thomas (dot) rot (at) uni-koeln (dot) de). Sprechstunde: Do 14-16:00.

 

Language of the oral presentations:  English

 

Prerequisites:  It is  required that the students attending this seminar have attended an Algebraic Topology course.

 

Content of the presentations: We will cover as much as possible of the book ``Characteristic classes" by John W. Milnor , James D. Stasheff, with possible material from ``Differential Forms in Algebraic Topology" by Loring W. Tu and R. Bott

 

                                                                     

 

 

 

 

Talks:

 

03/11/2016 Isabelle Charton: Chapter 2 of the book "Characteristic classes"                      

                                                                       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                            

 

"Young man, in mathematics you don't understand things.  You just get used to them."  -  John von Neumann

                                                                          

Seminar on Characteristic classes

Wintersemester 2015/16

 

Prof. Dr. Silvia Sabatini

   (sabatini (at) math (dot) uni-koeln (dot) de)

If you are interested in attending the seminar, please contact me as soon as possible at the email address above.

Prof. SILVIA SABATINI

Ph.D.