MATH 915 (1SY) - Algebraic Structures

Algebraic Structures

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Mathematics&Statistics
Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Special Summer Session (05/18/2020 - 08/30/2020)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 70843
An exploration of the structural similarities between and among seemingly disparate number systems, beginning with counting numbers, and progressing to integers, the rational numbers, the real numbers, and the complex numbers; and leading to a discussion of polynomials as an integer analogue and to fields as polynomial "quotients" through the basic concepts of splitting fields and Galois Theory. Permission required.
Instructors: Maria Basterra

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
6/29/2020 7/31/2020 TR 8:40am - 12:15pm ONLINE