Math 549, Spring 2016: Topics in Algebraic Topology

Equivariant stable homotopy theory and the Kervaire invariant

Frank Adams 1930-1989. More pictures

Daniel Kan 1927-2013

J. Peter May

Mark Mahowald 1931-2013

Dan Quillen 1940-2011. More pictures

Samuel Eilenberg 1913-1998 More pictures

Saunders Mac Lane 1909-2005 More pictures

Nobuo Yoneda 1930-1996

Instructor Information

  • Doug Ravenel
    Office: Hylan 819
    Phone: x54415
    Office hours: TBA

Class meetings

  • MWR 9:00-10:15, all in Hylan 1106A.

  • The first meeting will be on Thursday January 14.

  • There will be no class on Monday January 18 (Martin Luther King Day) and March 7-10 due to Spring Break.

  • The class meets three times a week to make up for the days I will be out of town, namely February 8-18, March 14-17, and April 4-7.

My coauthors and I in Princeton, 2010

Mike Mandell

L. Gaunce Lewis 1949-2006

Pete Bousfield