## MATH 197: Senior Honors Thesis

Honors math major working on senior honors thesis under an approved advisor carries out research and reading. Satisfactory written account of progress achieved during term must be submitted to advisor before term ends. May be repeated 3 times for a max of 9 units. Contact department student services specialist to enroll.

Terms: Aut, Win, Spr, Sum
| Units: 1-6
| Repeatable for credit

Instructors:
Bump, D. (PI)
;
Eliashberg, Y. (PI)
;
Fox, J. (PI)
;
Luk, J. (PI)
;
Reingold, O. (PI)
;
Ryzhik, L. (PI)
;
Savarese, S. (PI)
;
Vakil, R. (PI)

## MATH 199: Independent Work

For math majors only. Undergraduates pursue a reading program; topics limited to those not in regular department course offerings. Credit can fulfill the elective requirement for math majors. Approval of Undergraduate Affairs Committee is required to use credit for honors majors area requirement. Contact department student services specialist to enroll.

Terms: Aut, Win, Spr, Sum
| Units: 1-3
| Repeatable for credit

Instructors:
Conrad, B. (PI)
;
Eliashberg, Y. (PI)
;
Fox, J. (PI)
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Instructors:
Conrad, B. (PI)
;
Eliashberg, Y. (PI)
;
Fox, J. (PI)
;
Fredrickson, L. (PI)
;
Mazzeo, R. (PI)
;
Perlmutter, N. (PI)
;
Ryzhik, L. (PI)
;
Tsai, C. (PI)

## MATH 210A: Modern Algebra I

Basic commutative ring and module theory, tensor algebra, homological constructions, linear and multilinear algebra, canonical forms and Jordan decomposition. Prerequisite: 122 or equivalent.

Terms: Aut
| Units: 3

Instructors:
Church, T. (PI)
;
Dore, D. (TA)

## MATH 215A: Algebraic Topology

Topics: fundamental group and covering spaces, basics of homotopy theory, homology and cohomology (simplicial, singular, cellular), products, introduction to topological manifolds, orientations, Poincare duality. Prerequisites: 113, 120, and 171.

Terms: Aut
| Units: 3

Instructors:
Kerckhoff, S. (PI)
;
Arana Herrera, F. (TA)

## MATH 216A: Introduction to Algebraic Geometry

Algebraic curves, algebraic varieties, sheaves, cohomology, Riemann-Roch theorem. Classification of algebraic surfaces, moduli spaces, deformation theory and obstruction theory, the notion of schemes. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisites: 210ABC or equivalent.

Terms: Aut
| Units: 3
| Repeatable for credit

Instructors:
Vakil, R. (PI)

## MATH 220: Partial Differential Equations of Applied Mathematics (CME 303)

First-order partial differential equations; method of characteristics; weak solutions; elliptic, parabolic, and hyperbolic equations; Fourier transform; Fourier series; and eigenvalue problems. Prerequisite: Basic coursework in multivariable calculus and ordinary differential equations, and some prior experience with a proof-based treatment of the material as in
Math 171 or
Math 61CM (formerly
Math 51H).

Terms: Aut
| Units: 3

Instructors:
Ryzhik, L. (PI)
;
Liu, F. (TA)

## MATH 230A: Theory of Probability I (STATS 310A)

Mathematical tools: sigma algebras, measure theory, connections between coin tossing and Lebesgue measure, basic convergence theorems. Probability: independence, Borel-Cantelli lemmas, almost sure and Lp convergence, weak and strong laws of large numbers. Large deviations. Weak convergence; central limit theorems; Poisson convergence; Stein's method. Prerequisites: 116,
MATH 171.

Terms: Aut
| Units: 2-4

## MATH 244: Riemann Surfaces

Riemann surfaces and holomorphic maps, algebraic curves, maps to projective spaces. Calculus on Riemann surfaces. Elliptic functions and integrals. Riemann-Hurwitz formula. Riemann-Roch theorem, Abel-Jacobi map. Uniformization theorem. Hyperbolic surfaces. (Suitable for advanced undergraduates.) Prerequisites:
MATH 106 or
MATH 116, and familiarity with surfaces equivalent to
MATH 143,
MATH 146, or
MATH 147.

Terms: Aut
| Units: 3
| Repeatable for credit

Instructors:
Mazzeo, R. (PI)

## MATH 249A: Topics in number theory

Topics of contemporary interest in number theory. May be repeated for credit.

Terms: Aut
| Units: 3
| Repeatable for credit

Instructors:
Soundararajan, K. (PI)

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