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18.901 Introduction to Topology

Prereq: 18.100A, 18.100B, 18.100P, 18.100Q, or permission of instructor
U (Fall, Spring)
12 Units

Introduces topology, covering topics fundamental to modern analysis and geometry. Topological spaces and continuous functions, connectedness, compactness, separation axioms, covering spaces, and the fundamental group.

Fall: G. Lusztig
Spring: J. Lin

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Subject meets with 18.9011

Department of Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics offers training at the undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate levels. Its expertise covers a broad spectrum of fields ranging from the traditional areas of "pure" mathematics, such as analysis, algebra, geometry, and topology, to applied mathematics areas such as combinatorics, computational biology, fluid dynamics, theoretical computer science, and theoretical physics.