Spring 2014

Classes: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:15AM--12:30PM in LGRT 1114.

Office hours: Tuesdays 4:00PM--5:00PM and Wednesdays 2:30PM--3:30PM in my office LGRT 1235H.

Lecture notes from Algebra sequence 2012-2013 by Prof. Tevelev here.

Homeworks will be assigned every 1--2 weeks and posted on this page.

HW1. Due Thursday 2/6/14.

HW2. Due Thursday 2/27/14.

HW3. Due Thursday 3/13/14.

HW4. Due Thursday 4/17/14.

HW5. (Will not be graded.)

There will be one midterm exam and one final exam.

The midterm exam will be held on Thursday 3/27/14, 7:00PM--8:30PM, in LGRT 1234.

The final exam will be a take-home exam distributed on Friday 4/25/14, and due on Thursday 5/8/14. The final exam is here.

The algebra sequence 611--612 is also assessed via the algebra qualifying exam. General information. Syllabus.

Your course grade will be computed as follows: Homework 30%, Midterm 30%, Final 40%.

This course covers Galois theory, commutative algebra, and representations of finite groups. For more details see the syllabus for the algebra qualifying exam here.