Ma 157b - Riemannian geometry 2, introduction to hyperbolic manifolds; Spring 2010

Instructor: Danny Calegari

MWF 2:00-3:00 257 Sloan

Grading policy:

Grades are based on attendance and class participation.

Description of course:

This course is an introduction to the geometry and topology of hyperbolic manifolds, especially in dimensions 2 and 3. Topics covered may include: hyperbolic structures on manifolds, Teichmuller space, hyperbolic Dehn surgery, classification of Kleinian groups. Prerequisites are 151 and 157a or the consent of the instructor.


There are no required references; suggested reading includes the following: