Course Information

Course Number: CS 177

Course Title: Discrete Differential Geometry: Theory and Applications

Course Description: Topics include, but are not limited to, discrete exterior calculus; Whitney forms; DeRham and Whitney complexes; Morse theory; computational and algebraic topology; discrete simulation of thin shells, fluids, electromagnetism, elasticity; surface parameterization; Hodge decomposition.

Units: 9 units (3-3-3); first term

 

Instructor

Peter Schröder

Email: ps@cs.caltech.edu

Office: 306 Annenberg

http://www.multires.caltech.edu/~ps/

TA

Keenan Crane

Email: keenan@cs.caltech.edu

Office: 329 Annenberg

http://www.cs.caltech.edu/~keenan/

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