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Some of the topics we hope to discuss in this course.

You are supposed to give a final presentation. Here is a list of topics with a set of guidelines of what you've to do.

25th March              Lecture 1 - How to make surfaces and how to distinguish them.

6th April                  Lecture 2 - More on distinguishing surfaces and how to cut a Möbius strip.

8th April                  Lecture 3 - Surfaces as polygons with identifications and how not to make the Klein bottle.

13th April                Lecture 4 - How to make a surface out of two surfaces.

15th April                Lecture 5 - What is the Euler characteristic.

20th April                Lecture 6 - Euler characteristic revisited and loops on a surface.

22nd April               Lecture 7 - How to cut a bagel.

27th April                Lecture 8 - Final presentations.
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                                 Problem 1  Christine Stefanello   Slide 1 Slide 2 Slide 3 Slide 4

                                 Problem 2  Gayetri Nanda   Slide 1 Slide 2 Slide 3

                                 Problem 3  Elizabeth Stroehlein   Slide 1 Slide 2 Slide 3 Slide 4 Slide 5

                                 Problem 4  Gila Viñas   Slide 1 Slide 2 Slide 3 Slide 4 Slide 5 Slide 6

                                 Problem 7  Athena Marneris   Slide 1 Slide 2 Slide 3 Slide 4 Slide 5 Slide 6 Slide 7 Slide 8 Slide 9

                                 Problem 8  Melanie Silvus   Slide 1 Slide 2 Slide 3 Slide 4 Slide 5 Slide 6 Slide 7 Slide 8 Slide 9 Slide 10

                                 Problem 9  Cindy Klager   Slide 1 Slide 2 Slide 3

                                 Problem 10  Jessica Narkiewicz   Slide 1 Slide 2 Slide 3