640:321 Introduction to Applied Mathematics
Course Syllabus: Fall 2014


Textbook

Richard Haberman,
Mathematical Models: Mechanical Vibrations, Population Dynamics, and Traffic Flow,
S. I. A. M. 1998 (402 pp.); (ISBN# 0-89871-408-7)


Mechanical Vibrations

Lecture  1. Sections 1-5          9/03/14 (W)
Lecture  2. Sections 8,10-13      9/08/14 (M)
Lecture  3  Sections 13-14        9/10/14 (W)
Lecture  4. Sections 14,17,18     9/15/14 (M)
Lecture  5. Sections 19-21        9/17/14 (W)
Lecture  6. Sections 22-23        9/22/14 (M)
Lecture  7. Sections 24,26,27     9/24/14 (W)
Lecture  8. Section  28           9/29/14 (M)

Population Dynamics-Mathematical Ecology

Lecture  9. Sections 30-33       10/01/14  (W)
Lecture 10. Sections 34,37-38    10/06/14  (M)
Lecture 11. Sections 39,43,44    10/08/14 (W)
Lecture 12. Exam 1               10/13/14 (M)
Lecture 13. Section 45           10/15/14 (W) 
Lecture 14. Sections 46, 47A     10/20/14 (M) 
Lecture 15. Sections 47B-D       10/22/14 (W)  
Lecture 16. Sections 48-50       10/27/14 (M) 
Lecture 17. Sections 50, 52-54   10/29/14 (W)

Traffic Flow

Lecture 18. Sections 56-59       11/03/14 (M) 
Lecture 19. Sections 60-62       11/05/14 (W) 
Lecture 20. Sections 63,65,66    11/10/14 (M)
Lecture 21. Sections 67,68,69    11/12/14 (W)
Lecture 22. Exam 2               11/17/14 (M)
Lecture 23. Sections 71,72       11/19/14 (W) 
Lecture 24. Sections 72,73       11/24/14 (M) 
Lecture 25. Sections 76,77       12/01/14 (M)
Lecture 26. Sections 78,79       12/03/14 (W) 
Lecture 27. Section 82           12/08/14 (M)
Lecture 28. Catch up and Review  12/10/14 (W)
Final Exam   Dec 19, 2014: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM