Point Set Topology Winter 2015

Math 26200

Instructor: Danny Calegari

College Fellow: Nir Gadish

Tu-Th 12:00-1:20; Eckhart 206

Description of course:

This course is an introduction to point set topology.


Class canceled Tuesday, March 3.


There is no class on Thursday, March 12 (and no homework due that day either).


There will be a midterm and a final. There will also be weekly homework. Homework is posted to this website each Thursday and is due at the start of class the following Thursday. Late homework will not be accepted.

Homework is worth 50% of grade; midterm and final are each worth 25%. Midterm is taken in class.

All homework (except where noted) is from Munkres Topology. The notation Y.Z means problem Z from section Y. Bonus questions are not graded.


The skeleton of the syllabus is the following.

Notes from class and downloads:


The textbook for the class is: