With online teaching, I have to find ways to make many processes go faster, as otherwise teaching takes an inordinate amount of time compared to traditional teaching (and my salary doesn't change...).
I have already written about automating exam… I have finished translation my notes for my Peccot Lecture to English.
They have also been expanded, with a lot more new content.
For the time being, you can find the notes here .
They have been submitted for publication.
I would like to thank… Like many people, I have been teaching online for some time now.
In order to help students get an idea of how well they understand the material, I have been giving them and grading weekly homework (keep in mind that it is not common in French… Update : The videos are now available on the Collège de France's website! Please go there for the third lecture and there for the fourth lecture . As some of you may know I was one of the people chosen this year to give a Peccot lecture at the… Yesterday was my first Peccot lecture !
I think it went okay.
The video is going to be available soon on this webpage .
I mainly talked about the background for my course: what are configuration spaces, why do we care about them, what do we know… I am finishing to prepare my Peccot Lectures that start next week.
I have prepared a small animation to illustrate the Fulton--MacPherson compactification using Blender, and I think it's relatively neat!
I am not a 3D artist, obviously, but (with… This summer I've started to compile lecture notes for my class on homotopy theory in January/February.
They are heavily inspired by Grégory Ginot's lecture notes from last year on the same subject, although I've reorganized them a bit; in…