Graduate Courses

MA 607 / PH 607, Mathematical Methods I

Catalog Description

Review of vector calculus and coordinate systems, introduction to tensors, matrices, infinite series, complex variables with applications to calculus of residues, partial differential equations, and Sturm-Liouville theory. Orthogonal functions, gamma functions, Bessel functions, Legendre functions, special functions, Fourier series, integral transforms and equations.

Prerequisites

Upper level undergraduate differential equations

3 Semester Hours

Grading System

This course is graded A, B, C, D, F. The grade typically depends on a combination of class tests, homework assignments, and a comprehensive final exam.