Approximate syllabus 
642:528–Spring 2011

This syllabus is tentative; elements such as scheduling of exams and coverage on each exam may change.
All changes will be posted on the class web site.

In the text entries below:


Dates Text Topics
1/18–2/01
Greenberg
Chapter 21
Complex numbers and the complex plane;
 analytic functions and the Cauchy-Riemann equations
2/03–2/17
Greenberg
Chapter 22
Laplace transforms and applications to ordinary differential equations
2/22–3/08
Greenberg
Chapter 23
Complex integration, Cauchy's theorem, and the Cauchy integral formula
3/10–3/31
Greenberg
Chapter 23
Taylor and Laurent series, classification of singularities,
  the residue theorem
4/05–4/28
Weinstock
Calculus of variations



Exam schedule

Date Topics
2/24
EXAM 1
All covered material from Chapters 21 and 22
4/12
EXAM 2
All covered material from Chapters 23 and 24
5/06
12:00 PM–3:00 PM
FINAL EXAM All material of the course

Last updated 1/18/2011.