- Monday, 17:00-18:00, HXLY 139.
- Tuesday, 17:00-18:00, HXLY 130.
- Thursday, 11:00-12:00, HXLY 140.
- Office hour: Monday, 16:00-17:00, HXLY 675.

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- Cox, Little, and O’Shea,
*Ideals, varieties, and algorithms*, Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics, Springer-Verlag, 2007.

Available as an e-book via the library. - Hal Schenck,
*Computational algebraic geometry*, London Mathematical Society Student Texts,**58**, Cambridge University Press, 2003.

Available from the library. - Kreuzer and Robbiano,
*Computational commutative algebra, 1*and*2*, Springer-Verlag, 2000.

The library has book 2 available as an e-book. - Bernd Sturmfels has made his CBMS lecture notes "Solving Systems of Polynomial Equations" available.
- You might enjoy reading the November 2005 AMS article "What is ... a Gröbner basis?", also by Sturmfels.

Here are links to some free commutative algebra packages which you may wish to install on your own computer:

If any fourth-year students are interested in doing an extended essay, here are some possible topics. Please come and see me so that we can discuss problems that might interest you.