Instructor. Michael Anderson, Math 4-110.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Phone: 632-8269.
Lectures: MF: 12:50 - 2:10, in Physics P125.
Office Hours. Tu/W/Th 2-3pm, and by appointment.
Course Description. This course is an introduction to PDE. The field of PDE is huge, and the course will only cover a selection of this vast area. We will first focus on proving the basic existence and uniqueness theorems for linear PDE of the three basic types: elliptic, parabolic and hyperbolic. Then we will turn to non-linear PDE; topics here are still to be determined, possibly according to students' interests.
Text. No fixed text will be used, but the primary source will probably be:
Assignments and Grading. No formal HW assignments will be given. Grades will be based on interest and class discussions.
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