University of Technology Sydney

35335 Mathematical Methods

6cp; 4hpw
Requisite(s): 35231c Differential Equations
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This subject introduces students to the advanced techniques that are used to formulate and solve problems in the physical and biological sciences, as well as problems in finance and economics, in the form of partial differential equations and boundary value problems. Topics include: Sturm–Liouville theory; vector integral theorems; special functions; Bessel and Legendre equations with applications to boundary value problems; integral transform methods; and Green's functions.

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Spring session, City campus (odd years only)

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