Spring 2020

Introduction to Analysis

Listed in: Mathematics and Statistics, as MATH-355

Formerly listed as: MATH-28


Ryan J. Alvarado (Section 02)
Yongheng Zhang (Section 01)


Completeness of the real numbers; topology of n-space including the Bolzano-Weierstrass and Heine-Borel theorems; sequences, properties of continuous functions on sets; infinite series, uniform convergence. The course may also study the Gamma function, Stirling’s formula, or Fourier series. Four class hours per week.

Requisite: MATH 211 and either MATH 271 or 272, or consent of the instructor. Students with a grade of B+ or lower in linear algebra are encouraged to take another 200-level course with proofs before taking MATH 355.

Limited to 25 students. Fall semester: Professor Alvarado. Spring semester: Professor Zhang.

If Overenrolled: In the Fall, preference will be given to MATH majors

Cost: $47 ?

MATH 355 - LEC

Section 01
M 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM SMUD 204
W 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM SMUD 204
F 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM SMUD 204

Section 02
M 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM SCCE E210
W 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM SCCE E210
F 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM SCCE E210

MATH 355 - DIS

Section 01
Th 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM SMUD 206

Section 02
Tu 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM SCCE E210

This is preliminary information about books for this course. Please contact your instructor or the Academic Coordinator for the department, before attempting to purchase these books.

Section(s) ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
All Understanding Analysis (2nd Edition) New York: Springer, 2015 Abbott, Stephen Amherst Books TBD

These books are available locally at Amherst Books.


2024-25: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2016, Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Fall 2021, Spring 2022