Differential geometry studies local and global properties of curved spaces.
Topics of the lecture will be:
* curves and surfaces in Euclidean space,
* metrics and (Riemannian) manifolds,
* surface tension and notions of curvature,
* vector fields, tensors and covariant derivative,
* geodesic curves and the exponential map,
* GaußBonnet theorem and topology,
* discrete differential geometry.
Type  Lecture 

Instructor  Prof. Dr. Konrad Polthier 
Language  English 
Room  Arnimallee 6 
Start  Oct 16, 2017  12:00 PM 
end  Feb 16, 2018  06:00 PM 
Time  * Lecture: Monday, 12 14, SR 031/A7 (starting Oct., 16th, 2017) Wednesday, 1214, SR 007/008/A6 * Tutorials (starting Oct., 19th, 2017):
*Exams:

Note 
The inspection for the second exam will take place June, 4th, 2018, in 108/109/A6 from 9 to 10 am. If you are unable to come, until May, 2nd, 2018, you can send an email to Henriette.Lipschuetz@fuberlin.de to make an appointment. 
Analysis IIII,
Linear Algebra I & II