**Course web site:**`http://sites.math.rutgers.edu/~asbuch/alg551_f17/`

**Text:**- Brundan and Kleshchev: A Graduate Course in Algebra.
**Lectures:**- Monday and Wednesday 3:20 - 4:40 PM in Hill 425.
**Office hours:**- Tuesday 11-12 noon and Wednesday 11-12 noon in Hill 234.

- Wednesday December 13, 3:20-4:40 PM in Hill 425.
- Exam from 2015 (designed for 3 hours).

- Homework 1: Due Friday September 22.
- Solve all of the following problems, then choose 5 of them to write up to perfection.
- 2.2.16, 2.2.18, 2.4.2, 2.4.6, 2.4.7, 2.4.8, 2.5.8, 3.3.3, 3.3.7, 3.3.18, 3.4.7, 3.6.9, 3.6.15, 5.4.1.
- Homework 2: Due Friday September 29.
- Solve all of the following problems, then choose 5 of them to write up to perfection.
- 4.1.7, 4.1.9, 4.1.15, 4.1.16, 4.1.17, 4.2.8, 4.3.2, 4.3.5, 4.3.10, 4.3.13, 4.3.14, 4.4.2, 4.4.7, 26.2.7, 19.2.7, 19.2.8 (for the last two problems you may assume that R is commutative if desired).
- Homework 3: Due Friday October 6.
- Solve all of the following problems, then choose 5 of them to write up to perfection.
- 4.1.3, 4.1.4, 4.1.9, 4.2.12, 4.2.13, 4.3.1, 4.3.7, 4.3.15, 4.4.9, 4.4.10, 4.4.11, 4.4.14.
- Homework 4: Due Friday October 13.
- Solve all of the following problems, then choose 5 of them to write up to perfection.
- 6.1.2, 6.1.4, 6.1.8, and SPP Exercises 3.9, 6.9, 6.11, 6.12, 6.13, 6.14, 7.3, 7.4, 8.12.
- Homework 5: Due Friday October 20.
- Solve all of the following problems, then choose 5 of them to write up to perfection.
- 6.1.12, 6.2.2, 6.2.4, 6.2.5, 6.3.5, 6.3.8, 6.4.2, 6.5.5, 6.5.6, 6.6.2, 6.6.6.
- Homework 6: Due Friday October 27.
- Solve all of the following problems, then choose 5 of them to write up to perfection.
- 6.7.8, 6.7.9, 6.8.4, 6.8.9, 6.8.10, 7.1.4, 7.1.8, 7.2.3, 7.2.11, 7.3.9 (use n colors).
- Homework 7: Due Friday November 3.
- Solve all of the following problems, then choose 5 of them to write up to perfection.
- 7.5.8, 7.5.11, 7.5.14, 7.5.15, 7.5.17, 7.5.18, 7.6.3, 7.6.7, 8.1.8, 8.1.10, 8.1.11, 8.2.2, 8.2.6, 8.2.13, 8.2.14.
- Homework 8: Due Friday November 10.
- Solve all of the following problems, then choose 5 of them to write up to perfection.
- 9.2.1, 9.2.11, 9.2.13, 9.2.22, 10.1.11, 10.1.15, 10.1.16, 10.1.17, 10.1.21, 10.1.22, 10.2.10, 10.2.11.
- Homework 9: Due Friday November 17.
- Solve all of the following problems, then choose 5 of them to write up to perfection.
- 11.1.5, 11.1.10, 11.1.12, 11.1.18, 11.1.19, 11.1.20, 12.1.3, 12.1.8, 12.1.9, 12.2.8.
- Homework 10: Due Friday December 1.
- Solve all of the following problems, then choose 5 of them to write up to perfection.
- 12.3.6, 26.3.2, 26.3.3, 26.3.4, 29.1.4, 29.2.4. Exercises on pages 4-6 of Alg. geo. notes. Algebraic geometry problems.
- Homework 11: Due Friday December 8.
- Solve all of the following problems, then choose 5 of them to write up to perfection.
- 12.3.6, 12.4.5, 12.5.2, 12.5.5, 12.5.7, 12.6.2, 16.2.6, 16.2.7, 16.2.9, 16.2.12, 16.3.11.