MMAT5130 - Topics in Differential Equations - 2017/18

Course Year: 
2017/18
Term: 
2

Announcement

  • (Jan 8) For the course outline, see here.
  • (Jan 8) The tentative time for midterm exam is Mar 5, Monday. If you are not available, please inform us by email before or on Jan 12, Friday.
  • (Feb 27) Midterm exam will be held 7:15pm-9:15pm in Lecture on Mar 5, covering all the topics up to (including) Chapter 5-Higher order linear equation, except Section 2.6 and the part about "uniform convergence" in Section 3.3.
  • (Apr 17) Final exam will be held 7:00pm-9:30pm in Lecture on Apr 23. It covers all the topics except those optional ones, with more emphasis on higher order equation, system, and nonlinear stability.

General Information

Lecturer

  • XIAO, Jingjing
    • Office: LSB 210
    • Tel: 3943-7985
    • Email:

Teaching Assistant

  • CHAU, Chi Fai
    • Office: LSB 222B
    • Tel: 3943-7963
    • Email:

Time and Venue

  • Lecture: Mo 18:30-21:15, Esther Lee Bldg 405

References

  • W. E. Boyce, R. C. DiPrima, Elementary Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems (any recent edition, e.g. 10th), Wiley. (Chapter 1-4, 7, 9, 11.)
  • G. F. Simmons, S. G. Krantz, Differential Equations: theory, technique, and practice with boundary value problems, MacGrawhill. (Chapter 1, 2, 6, 9, 10.)
  • W. Walter, Ordinary Differential Equations, Springer-Verlag. (Chapter 1-4, 6, 7.)

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Assessment Scheme

Homework  10%
Midterm (Mar 5, 7:15pm-9:15pm, in Lecture) 40%
Final (Apr 23, 7:00pm-9:30pm, in Lecture) 50%


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Last updated: April 17, 2018 18:00:22