Math 304

MA 30400 002 23342 TTh 12:00 - 1:15, LWSN B155

Differential Equations for Engineering and Sciences

Professor Maarten V de Hoop
OFFICE: Math 422
OFFICE PHONE: (765) 496-6439
OFFICE HOURS: Tuesday and Thursday 1:30 - 2:30pm
E-MAIL: mdehoop@purdue.edu
URL: http://www.math.purdue.edu/~mdehoop/

Grader: Kassandra Johnston
Grader's OFFICE: MATH 713
Grader's OFFICE HOUR: Wed. 3:30 - 4:30pm
Grader's E-MAIL: johnstka@purdue.edu 


TEXTBOOK 1: Elementary Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems, by Boyce and DiPrima, 9th Edition, John Wiley and Sons

TEXTBOOK 2: Ordinary Differential Equations using MATLAB, by Polking and Arnold, 3rd Edition, Prentice Hall 


OUTLINE:
5.1 - 5.4 series solutions 7 hours
7.3 - 7.9 linear systems of ODEs 9 hours
10.1 - 10.8 PDEs and Fourier series 12 hours
9.1 - 9.5 nonlinear systems of ODEs 7 hours
8.1 - 8.3 numerical methods 4 hours

(5 hours are reserved for review and tests) 

Text Book Assignments (9th Edition)

There will be two midterms (TO BE ANNOUNCED in class) and one final. No notes, books, or calculators will be allowed during exams. Each midterm will be worth 100 points, the final 200 points, and homework 100 points, making a total of 500 points for the whole course.