Quo-Shin Chi

​Professor of Mathematics
PhD, Stanford University
research interests:
  • Differential Geometry
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    • Washington University
    • CB 1146
    • One Brookings Drive
    • St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
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    Professor Chi's research interests ​are in Differential Geometry, especially in the interplay between Differential Geometry and Algebraic Geometry.

    recent courses

    Foundations For Higher Mathematics With Writing

    An introduction to the rigorous techniques used in advanced work in mathematics. At least 3 papers (of length 4-5 pages) will be required, each with at least one revision.

      Linear Algebra

      Introduction to the linear algebra of finite-dimensional vector spaces. Includes systems of equations, matrices, determinants, inner product spaces, spectral theory.

        Geometry I

        An introductory graduate-level course including differential calculus in n-space; differentiable manifolds; vector fields and flows; differential forms and calculus on manifolds; elements of Lie groups and Lie algebras; Frobenius theorem; elements of Riemannian geometry.