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Math 146: General Course Outline

Course Description

146. Methods of Applied Mathematics. Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Prerequisite: courses 32B, 33B. Integral equations, Green's function, and calculus of variations. Selected applications from control theory, optics, dynamical systems, and other engineering problems.

General Information. The content of Math 146 varies depending on the instructor. The course is usually offered once each year, in Spring Quarter.


Troutman, J., Variational Calculus and Optimal Control: Optimization with Elementary Convexity, 2nd Ed., Springer.