8/23 
intro notes or
intro notes large font.
Alexander's Horned Sphere
Classification of surfaces:
p. 1  6 of Cameron Gordon
Combinatorial Methods in Lowdimensional Topology 1, MSRI 1996 . Click
here for more lectures by Cameron
Gordon
Chapter 4, section 2 from Livingston's Knot Theory

8/25 

8/27 

8/30 
Knots in the torus: Rolfsen 2C

9/1 

9/3 
Mapping class group of the torus: Rolfsen 2D

9/6 
Holiday

9/8 
Solid tori: Rolfsen 2E
Heegard splitting

9/10 
Lens Spaces: Rolfsen 9AB

9/13 
Seifert Fibered Spaces
Lecture's bases mostly on
Seifert's Topology of 3d fibered spaces (see appendix of
Seifert and Threlfall, A textbook of topology )
Jankins and Neumann's Lectures on Seifert manifolds, Brandies Lecutre Notes, 1983.
Other sources
Hatcher, Allen.
Ch 2 of Basic 3Manifold Topology.
Matt Brin's: Seifertfibered 3manifolds (preprint 10).

October 
Prime Decomposition, JSJ decomposition, etc
Lecture's bases mostly on
Hatcher, Allen.
Ch 2 of Basic 3Manifold Topology.
Casson's notes
Hempel, John, 3manifolds, Princeton University Press, 1976.
Jaco, William H., Lectures on threemanifold topology, American Mathematical
Society, 1980.
Hemion, Geoffrey, The classification of knots and 3dimensional spaces, Oxford
University
Press, 1992.

November 
Selling
Real Estate in Hyperbolic Space: Investment Opportunities for
the 90's"
Mel Slugbate (Colin Adams)
Weeks, Jeffrey R., The shape of space, Marcel Dekker, 2002.
Weeks' Geometries on ThreeManifolds II
Weeks' The Universe
Games/Software and/or
Games/Software
The Area of
Triangles in Hyperbolic Geometry
Geometry and the Imagination in Minneapolis, John Conway, Peter Doyle,
Jane Gilman, Bill Thurston
The
Pseudosphere
Gaussian
Curvature
Thurston, William P., Threedimensional geometry and topology,
Princeton University Press, 1997.
electronic preprint
MSRI
Publications  Volume 31 Flavors of Geometry Edited by Silvio Levy
Flatland
Euclid

December 
Hyperbolic Knots
Colin Adams, The Knot Book
Hyperbolic
Knots, Colin Adams
Computation of
Hyperbolic Structures in Knot Theory, Jeffrey R. Weeks
Poincare homology sphere
Knots and Links, Rolfsen, p. 239  251
The best
picture of Poincare's homology sphere, David Gillman
, Cascade
Topology Seminar
JSJ decomposition
