MATH 427/827: Mathematical Methods in the Physical Sciences

Prereqs: MATH 221.
Not open to mathematics majors. Not open to MA or MS students in mathematics.
Matrix operations, transformations, inverses, orthogonal matrices, rotations in space. Eigenvalues and eigenvectors, diagonalization, applications of diagonalization. Curvilinear coordinate systems, differential operations in curvilinear coordinate systems, Jacobians, changes of variables in multiple integration. Scalar, vector and tensor fields, tensor operations, applications or tensors. Complex function theory, integration by residues, conformal mappings.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom
Groups: Advanced Mathematics Courses


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