MATH4060 - Complex Analysis - 2015/16

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  • The midterm of Math 4060 will be held on Tuesday, October 20, from 8:30am-10:15am, at LSB LT4. It covers Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 of the textbook, with the exception of Section 5.5 of Chapter 2, and Section 3 of Chapter 4.
  • The final exam of Math 4060 will be held on Dec 9 (Wednesday) from 3:30pm-5:30pm, at University Gym. It covers Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8.1-8.3 of the textbook, with the exception of Section 5.5 of Chapter 2, Section 3 of Chapter 4, Section 1.1 and 2 of Chapter 7, and Section 1.3 of Chapter 8.

General Information


Teaching Assistant

  • Lee, Man Chun
    • Office: LSB 222A

Time and Venue

  • Lecture: Tuesdays 9:30am-10:15am, Thursdays 8:30am-10:15am, both at LSB LT4
  • Tutorial: Tuesdays 8:30am-9:15am, at LSB LT4

Course Description

This is a second course in complex analysis. Topics to be covered include the Poisson summation formula, Weierstrass infinite products, Gamma and zeta functions, the prime number theorem, the Riemann mapping theorem, elliptic functions, and time permitting the sum of two squares theorem. We assume as prerequisite a solid understanding of properties of analytic functions of one complex variable, at the level of Math 2230 or Math 3253.


  • E.M. Stein and R. Shakarchi, Complex Analysis, Princeton University Press, 2003.

Pre-class Notes

Lecture Notes

Tutorial Notes


Quizzes and Exams


Assessment Scheme

Homework  10%
Midterm Exam (Note special date: Tuesday Oct 20 8:30am-10:15am) 40%
Final Exam 50%

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Last updated: August 22, 2016 16:56:07