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Differential Geometry - NMTM301
Title: Diferenciální geometrie
Guaranteed by: Department of Mathematics Education (32-KDM)
Faculty: Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Actual: from 2021
Semester: winter
E-Credits: 4
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/2, C+Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
4EU+: no
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Guarantor: doc. RNDr. Antonín Slavík, Ph.D.
Incompatibility : NMUM301
Interchangeability : NMUM301
Is incompatible with: NMUM301
Is interchangeable with: NMUM301
Annotation -
Basic course of classical differential geometry curves and surfaces.
Last update: Staněk Jakub, RNDr., Ph.D. (14.06.2019)
Course completion requirements -

It is necessary to successfully solve two sets of homeworks that will be assigned during the term.

Last update: Slavík Antonín, doc. RNDr., Ph.D. (01.10.2021)
Literature -

K. Tapp: Differential Geometry of Curves and Surfaces, Springer, 2016

F. Borceux: A Differential Approach to Geometry (Geometric Trilogy III), Springer, 2014

A. Pressley: Elementary Differential Geometry, Springer, 2010

Last update: Staněk Jakub, RNDr., Ph.D. (14.06.2019)
Requirements to the exam -

A written exam following the syllabus of the subject in the scope of the lecture.

Last update: Slavík Antonín, doc. RNDr., Ph.D. (01.10.2021)
Syllabus -
  • Plane and space curves, examples. Arclenght parametrization, Frenet frame, Frenet formulas, curvature and torsion, evolutes and involutes.

  • Parametrized surfaces, examples. Curves on surfaces. First fundamental form and its applications. Surface mapping (isometries, conformal mappings). Normal curvatures and second fundamental form. Principal directions and principal curvatures. Mean and Gaussian curvature, Theorema egregium, geodesic curves.
Last update: Slavík Antonín, doc. RNDr., Ph.D. (01.10.2021)
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