Fall 2009

Methods of Theoretical Physics

Listed in: Physics and Astronomy, as PHYS-27

Faculty

William A. Loinaz (Section 01)

Description

The course will present the mathematical methods frequently used in theoretical physics. The physical context and interpretation will be emphasized. Topics covered will include vector calculus, complex numbers, ordinary differential equations (including series solutions), partial differential equations, functions of a complex variable, and linear algebra. Four class hours per week.

Requisite: Mathematics 12 and Physics 17/24 or consent of the instructor. Fall semester.  Professor Loinaz.

Offerings

2014-15: Offered in Fall 2014
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013, Fall 2015