Spring 2011

Topics in Differential Equations

Listed in: Mathematics and Statistics, as MATH-20


Robert L. Benedetto (Section 01)


The study of differential equations is an important part of mathematics that involves many topics, both theoretical and practical. The precise subject matter of this course will vary from year to year. In spring 2011 the topics will include elementary methods of solution; systems of differential equations; and the existence, uniqueness, and stability of solutions. In addition, series solutions, the Laplace transform, numerical methods, and qualitative properties will be considered.  Four class hours per week.

Requisite: Mathematics 13 or consent of the instructor. Spring semester.  Professor R. Benedetto.

If Overenrolled: Preference to seniors and mathematics majors.


2017-18: Offered in Spring 2018
Other years: Offered in Spring 2009, Spring 2011, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017