General Information | Syllabus | HW Assignments | Exams |

On the other hand, the weekly syllabus contained in the Homework Assignments page will always be accurate.

Lectures | Sections in Text | Brief Description |
---|---|---|

1/6 | 1.1-1.3 | Introduction |

1/7 (x-hour) | 2.1,2.2 | Integrating factors, separable equations |

1/8 | 2.2,2.6 | Separable equations, exact equations |

1/10 | 2.3,2.4 | Modelling, existence and uniqueness of solutions |

1/13 | 2.4,2.5 | Autonomous equations and population dynamics |

1/14 (x-hour) | 2.7 | Euler's method |

1/15 | 3.1,3.2 | Second order equations |

1/17 | 3.2,3.3 | Wronskian and complex roots |

1/20 | MLK day | NO CLASS |

1/21 (x-hour) | 3.4,3.5 | Repeated roots, non-homogeneous equations |

End of topics for Exam 1 | ||

1/22 | 3.5,3.6 | Undetermined coefficients, variation of parameters |

1/24 | 3.6 | Variation of parameters |

1/27 | Review of 1st and 2nd order equations | |

1/29 | 3.7,3.8 | Spring-mass systems |

1/29 | EXAM 1 | |

1/31 | 5.1,5.2 | Power series solutions |

2/3 | 5.2,5.3 | Solution near an ordinary point |

2/5 | 5.3,5.4 | Euler equations |

2/7 | Carnival | NO CLASS |

2/10 | 7.1,7.2 | Introduction to matrix algebra |

2/11 (x-hour) | 7.2,7.3 | Linear independence, eigenvectors |

End of topics for Exam 2 | ||

2/12 | 7.4,7.5 | Homogeneous linear systems |

2/14 | 7.6 | Complex eigenvalues |

2/17 | 7.8 | Repeated eigenvalues |

2/18 (x-hour) | Review of power series and systems of equations | |

2/19 | 9.x | Overview of non-linear systems |

2/19 | EXAM 2 | |

2/21 | 10.1 | Partial differential equations |

2/24 | 10.2,10.3 | BVPs, Fourier series |

2/26 | 10.3,10.4 | Fourier series and its coefficients |

2/28 | 10.5,10.6 | Heat equation |

3/3 | 10.5,10.6 | Heat equation |

3/5 | 10.7 | Wave equation |

3/7 | Review | |

3/11 | FINAL EXAM |

John Bourke

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