# 568 - Rational homotopy theory - Spring 2016 - UIC

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**Time:** `3:30-4:45pm TR.`

**Place:** `Taft Hall (TH) 305.`

**E-mail:** `benjamin.antieau@gmail.edu`.

**Course webpage:** `dantie1.people.uic.edu/201503-215.html`

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**Office hours:** TBD in `SEO 419`.

**Book:** there is **no** book required for this course. I will be following *Rational homotopy theory* by FĂ©lix, Halperin, and Thomas and *Rational homotopy theory and differential forms* by Griffiths and Morgan.

**Course objectives:** to understand the connection between rational homotopy types and differential forms as well as the role of rational homotopy theory in applications in algebraic geometry, Riemannian geometry, and commutative algebra.

**Lecture notes:**
**Miscellanea:**
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