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MATH 5026: Topics in Mathematical Logic

Description: Topics include, but are not restricted to, recursion theory (degree structures, hyperarithmetic hierarchy, applications to computable algebra, reverse mathematics), model theory (quantifier elimination, o-minimality, types, categoricity, indiscernible), set theory (ordinals, cardinals, Martin's axiom, constructible sets, forcing), and proof theory (deductive systems, cut elimination and applications, ordinal analysis). With a change of content, this course is repeatable to a maximum of twelve credits.

Prerequisites: MATH 5260.

Credits: 3


MATH 5026 - Section 1: Topics in Logic: Set Theory

Description: Ordinals, transfinite recursion, cardinals, axioms of set theory, forcing, independence and consistency of the axiom of choice and the continuum.

Credits: 3



Sections: Fall 2018 on Storrs Campus

PSCourseID Course Sec Comp Time Room Instructor
08432 5026 001 Lecture MWF 10:10:00 AM-11:00:00 AM MONT313 Solomon, David