Math 266 B Applied Partial Differential Equations Winter 2012

Professor1 : Andrea L. Bertozzi, 7619D MS, X54340, bertozzi@math.ucla.edu

Professor2 : Yves van Gennip, 7620F MS, yvgennip@math.ucla.edu

Teaching Assistant: Yao Yao

Lectures: 7608 MS, 11am-11:50am, MWF

Section: 7608 MS, 11am T

Syllabus:

  • Week of Jan 9 - Bertozzi, preliminaries and review of well-posedness of ODEs
  • Week of Jan 16 - van Gennip (no class Jan 16 due to MLK day) - Poisson and Laplace equation
  • Week of Jan 23 - van Gennip more Poisson and Laplace equation
  • Week of Jan 30 - Bertozzi heat equation
  • Week of Feb 6 - Bertozzi more heat equation
  • MIDQUARTER EXAM Friday Feb 10
  • Week of Feb. 13 - Bertozzi Method of Characteristics
  • Week of Feb. 20 - (no class Monday Feb 20 Presidents Day), Bertozzi then continued Method of Characteristics
  • Week of Feb. 27 - van Gennip Wave Equation
  • Week of March 5 - van Gennip Wave Equation
  • Week of March 12 - van Gennip Topical Materials
  • Final Exam March 22 3pm Grades: will be based on homework (1/4), midterm (1/4), and final exam (1/2)

    Weekly homework assignments will be due on Wednesdays in class. LATE HOMEWORKS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. This is for your benefit to learn the material in a timely fashion.

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