Apr 12, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog

MATH180 HM - Introduction to Partial Differential Equations

Credit(s): 3

Instructor(s): Bernoff, Jacobsen, Weinburd, Zinn-Brooks H

Offered: Fall

Description: Partial Differential Equations (PDEs) including the heat equation, wave equation, and Laplace’s equation; existence and uniqueness of solutions to PDEs via the maximum principle and energy methods; method of characteristics; Fourier series; Fourier transforms and Green’s functions; Separation of variables; Sturm-Liouville theory and orthogonal expansions; Bessel functions.

Prerequisite(s): MATH080 HM  and MATH131 HM