MATH2020B - Advanced Calculus II - 2014/15

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  • Here is the course plan: [Download file]
  • No tutorial lecture in the first week : )
  • Place and date for Test 1: ERB LT (William M.W. Mong Engineering Building), 17:30-18:15 on February 12. The covers are all contents of Chapter 15.
  • Homework 05 need NOT be submitted; The reference solution to this homework will be uploaded by Feb 11.
  • If you need extra help for the study of this course, please fill the attached file for your favourite time-slots and return the file to the Lecturer as soon as possible. [Download file]
  • Test 2: Time and Date is 5:30pm-6:15pm on March 26 as scheduled, and the place is L1, Science Centre. Covers are all materials related to ONLY three lectures after Test 1 (Lect 5: Line integrals, Lect 6: Potential field, and Lect 7: Green's theorem). Please come 10 minutes earlier.

General Information


  • Renjun DUAN
    • Office: LSB 206
    • Tel: 39437977
    • Email:
    • Office Hours: Thursday 9:00am-12:00noon

Teaching Assistant

  • Yao XIAO
    • Office: AB1 614
    • Tel: 39434109
    • Email:
  • Yin LI
    • Office: AB1 505
    • Tel: 39434298
    • Email:

Time and Venue

  • Lecture: Tu 4:30PM - 6:15PM, LSB LT2; Th 5:30PM - 6:15PM, LSB LT5
  • Tutorial: Tu 6:30PM - 7:15PM, LSB LT2; Th 4:30PM - 5:15PM, LSB LT5

Course Description

This is a continuation of MAT2010. The following topics will be discussed: multiple integrals, change of variables formula, vector analysis, line and surface integral, Green's Theorem, divergence theorem, and Stokes' theorem.


  • Thomas' Calculus (Twelfth Edition) by Maurice D. Weir and Joel Hass. (Chapter 15 and Chapter 16)


  • Edwards & Penney. Calculus: Early Transcendentals. Prentice Hall.
  • Wrede & Spiegel. Advanced Calculus. Third edition. McGraw Hill.
  • W. Rudin. Principle of Mathematical Analysis. McGraw-Hill. (More advanced)

Lecture Notes

Tutorial Notes


Quizzes and Exams


Assessment Scheme

Homework  10%
Test 1 (The date fixed on February 12) 20%
Test 2 (The date fixed on March 26) 20%
Final Exam (The date TBA by the University) 50%

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Last updated: April 11, 2015 17:32:26