Fall 2023

Functions of a Complex Variable

Listed in: Mathematics and Statistics, as MATH-345


Yongheng Zhang (Section 01)


An introduction to analytic functions; complex numbers, derivatives, conformal mappings, integrals. Cauchy’s theorem; power series, singularities, Laurent series, analytic continuation; special functions.

Requisite: MATH 211 and prior experience with mathematical proofs, or consent of the instructor. Limited to 25 students. Fall semester.

How to handle overenrollment: Preference is given to seniors.

Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: Problem sets, In-class quizzes or exams, Take-home exams.

MATH 345 - LEC

Section 01
M 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM SMUD 206
W 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM SMUD 206
F 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM SMUD 206

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.

ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
Complex Analysis (Corrected Edition) New York: Springer, 2001 Gamelin, Theodore W. Amherst Books TBD

These books are available locally at Amherst Books.


Other years: Offered in Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013, Fall 2014, Fall 2015, Fall 2017, Fall 2018, Fall 2019, Fall 2020, Fall 2021, Fall 2022, Fall 2023