In mathematics you don't
understand things. You just get used to them.
-- John von Neumann, Nobel Prize winner.
- Time and Place: 6:30 pm TR at 511 Smith Hall.
- Instructor: Peter Saveliev (call me Peter)
- Office: 778F Smith Hall (in the alley)
- Office Hours: TR 3:00-5:00 (tentative), or by appointment, or any
time I am there (usually in the afternoon)
- Office Phone: x4639
- Home Phone: 697-7827 (9 a.m. - 8 p.m.)
firstname.lastname@example.org (put Math
335 as the subject)
- Class Web-Page:
Differential Equations With Boundary Value Problems by Zill and Cullen (Chapters
1-5, 11, 12, plus 7, 10).
- Goals: good familiarity with the standard methods
of solving ODEs, modeling and numerical solutions.
- Evaluation: 2 tests, final exam, homework,
- Grade Breakdown:
- homework + quizzes: 40%
- 2 exams: 15% each
- final exam: 30%
- Letter Grades: A: 90-100, B: 80-89, C: 70-79, D: 60-69, F: <60
|MTH 335 - 4 - Differential Equations
|First and second-order ordinary differential
equations. Applications include vibrations and electrical
circuits. Laplace transform, approximate solutions, orthogonal
functions, Fourier series; partial differential equations
including heat, wave, and Laplace equations. (PR: MTH 231 or
permission of instructor)