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Applied Partial Differential Equations


Boundary value problems; topics on partial differentiation; theory of characteristic curves; partial differential equations of mathematical physics.


Partial Differential Equations: An Introduction, Strauss, 2nd edition, Wiley and Sons.


MATH 127 or MATH 147 or MATH 223 or MATH 243, and MATH 220 or MATH 221 or MATH 320.

Credit Hours: 

Chapter 1: Where PDEs Come From

Chapter 2: Waves and Diffusions

Chapter 3: Reflections and Sources

Chapter 4: Boundary Problems

Chapter 5: Fourier Series

Chapter 6: Harmonic Functions

Chapter 7: Green's Identities and Green's Functions

Chapter 8: Computation of Solutions

Chapter 9: Waves in Space

Chapter 10: Boundaries in the Plane and in Space

Chapter 11: General Eigenvalue Problems

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