
COURSE DESCRIPTION

COURSE NOTES by Vaughn Climenhaga
OTHER COURSE MATERIALS

Summary of elementary group theory (Ben Lynn)

Sections on hyperbolic geometry from ``Lectures on Surfaces'' by A. Katok and V. Climenhaga
Extracts from H.S.M. Coxeter's book ``Introduction to geometry''
 Groups and symmetry
 Isometries in the plane
 Discrete groups of plane isometries
 Isometries in the space
 Finite groups of isometries in the space
HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS
Homework is normally given on Wednesday and is due the following Wednesday.
Homework may be turned in either on paper or electronically (tex/pdf). Students are encouraged to
use the second option.
Homework is graded by the course TA Vaughn Climenhaga climenha@math.psu.edu within a week after the due date.

Homework N1; Due on Wednesday, September 9, 2009.

Homework N2; Due on Wednesday, September 16, 2009.

Homework N3; Due on Wednesday, September 23, 2009.

Homework N4; Due on Wednesday, September 30, 2009.

Homework N5; Due on Friday, October 9, 2009.

Homework N6; Due on Wednesday, October 21, 2009.

Homework N7; Due on Wednesday, October 28, 2009.

Homework N8; Due on Wednesday, November 4, 2009.

Homework N9; Due on Wednesday, November 11, 2009.

Homework N10; Due on Wednesday, November 18, 2009.

Homework N11; Due on Monday, November 30, 2009.
MIDTERM EXAM

Midterm exam

Solutions
FINAL EXAM
 Topics for the final exam
OFFICE HOURS
By appointmemnt in McAllister 301; request in class or by email katok_a@math.psu.edu several days in advance.
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