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18.950 Differential Geometry

As taught in: Fall 2008

Graphic showing surfaces of constant Gaussian curvature.

Surfaces of constant Gaussian curvature. (Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.)




Prof. Paul Seidel

Course Features

Course Description

This course is an introduction to differential geometry. The course itself is mathematically rigorous, but still emphasizes concrete aspects of geometry, centered on the notion of curvature.