Course MAT325

Analysis I: Fourier Series and Partial Differential Equations

 (Replaces MAT330 beginning AY 2012-13)

Basic facts about Fourier series, Fourier transforms, and applications to the classical partial differential equations will be covered. Also Fast Fourier Transforms, finite Fourier series, Dirichlet characters, and applications to properties of primes.

Description of classes

Classes meet Tuesday and Thursday, with an additional lecture on Friday.


70% of grade will be based on performance on weekly problem sets.

Placement and Prerequisites

MAT 215, 218 or consent of instructor.


Mid Term Exam - 10%
Final Exam - 20%
Problem set(s) - 70%