AFSI  Annual Foundation School  I (2023) IIT Ropar
Speakers and Syllabus
Syllabus and Speakers

Syllabus: 16 lectures, of 1.5 hours in duration, in each subject

Algebra I [Linear Algebra & Group Theory]:
 Ch6, 7, 8, 9 of Artin's Algebra

Analysis I [Complex Analysis]:
 Ch2, 3, 4 of Stein & Shakarchi's Complex Analysis

Topology I [Point Set Topology & Quotient Spaces]:N.B. In each of the three topics, some emphasis will be given to some deeper concepts outside the prescribed syllabus to make them more interesting to the need of research scholars
 Ch17 of Simmon's Introduction to Topology and Modern Analysis and Ch 4 (Identification Spaces) of Armstrong’s Basic Topology
 N.B. In each of the three topics, some emphasis will be given to some deeper concepts outside the prescribed syllabus to make them more interesting to the need of research scholars.


Speakers:

Algebra I: Dr. Tapas Chatterjee (IIT Ropar), Dr. Sugandha Maheshwary (IIT Roorkee), Dr. Balesh Kumar (IIT Ropar).

Analysis I: Dr. Vikramjit Singh Chandel (IIT Kanpur), Dr. Sairam Kaliraj (IIT Ropar), Dr. P. Muthukumar (IIT Kanpur).

Topology I: Prof. Pratulananda Das (JU), Prof. Amber Habib(SNU),Dr. M. Prabhakar (IIT Ropar), Dr.Mahendra Singh (IISER Mohali)

 Names of tutors & course associates:
 Sonam Garg (IIT Ropar), Ayantika Laha (IIT Ropar),
 Palak Narula (IIT Ropar), Gurleen Kaur (IISER Mohali), Kapil Jaglan (IIT Ropar),
 Jasbir Parashar (IIT Ropar), Komal Negi (IIT Ropar), Vaibhav Kalia (IIT Ropar),
 Karishan Kumar (IIT Ropar), Biswadeep Karmakar (IISER Mohali),
 Sumandeep Kaur (Punjab University)
Time Table
Timetable:
There will be 2 lectures (1.5hours each) and 2 tutorials (1hour each) per day, six days per week. There will be 4 lectures on each topic per week. A(tentative) schedule is as follows:
Date 
Lecture1 
Lecture2 
Tutorial 1 
Tutorial 2 

9:3011:00 
11:3013:00 
14:3015:30 
16:0017:00 
04/12 
PD 
TC 
PD,KN, KK 
TC, SG, PN 
05/12 
PD 
SK 
PD,KN, KK 
SK, JP, KJ 
06/12 
BK 
TC 
BK, VK, AL 
TC, SG, PN 
07/12 
SK 
PD 
PD,KN, KK 
SK, JP, KJ 
08/12 
BK 
PD 
PD,KN, KK 
BK, VK, AL 
09/12 
SK 
TC 
SK, JP, KJ 
TC, SG, PN 





11/12 
MP 
TC 
MP,KN, AL 
TC, SG, PN 
12/12 
SK 
MP 
MP,KN, AL 
SK, JP, KJ 
13/12 
BK 
TC 
BK, VK, AL 
TC, SG, PN 
14/12 
SK 
MP 
MP,KN, AL 
SK, JP, KJ 
15/12 
BK 
MP 
MP,KN, AL 
BK, VK, AL 
16/12 
SK 
TC 
SK, JP, KJ 
TC, SG, PN 





18/12 
PM 
AH 
PM, KJ, SK 
AH, PN, SK 
19/12 
SM 
PM 
SM, GK, SK 
PM, KJ, SK 
20/12 
SM 
AH 
SM, GK, SK 
AH, PN. SK 
21/12 
PM 
AH 
PM, JP, SK 
AH, PN, SK 
22/12 
SM 
PM 
SM, GK 
PM, JP 
23/12 
SM 
AH 
SM, GK 
AH, PN 





25/12 
VSC 
SM 
VSC, SG 
SM, GK 
26/12 
MS 
VSC 
MS, BK 
VSC, SG 
27/12 
SM 
MS 
SM, GK 
MS, BK 
28/12 
VSC 
MS 
VSC, SG 
MS, BK 
29/12 
MS 
SM 
MS, BK 
SM, GK 
30/12 
SM 
VSC 
SM, GK 
VSC, SG 