Parameterized surfaces

Learning objectives
  • Interpret functions from {\bf R}^2 to {\bf R}^3 as parameterized surfaces
  • Use Mathematica to explore a variety of parameterized surfaces including planes, spheres, cylinders and surfaces of revolution
  • Find parameterized tangent planes

Before class

  • Read Hughes-Hallett section 17.5
  • Ponder Hughes-Hallett problems: 17.5: 1, 3, 5, 9, 15, 17, 18, 19, 23, 24.
  • Remember to bring your laptop to class

In class