Course MAT522

Introduction to Partial Differential Equations

Introduction to the techniques necessary for the formulation and solution of problems involving partial differential equations in the natural sciences and engineering, with detailed study of the heat and wave equations.  Topics include method of eigenfunction expansions, Fourier series, the Fourier transform, inhomogeneous problems, the method of variation of parameters.  Prerequisite MAT202 or MAT204 or MAT218.

(Replaces MAT304 beginning AY 2012-13)