Spring 2013: MATH 463 Complex Variables for Scientists and Engineers
Lectures: 12:30pm-1:45pm on Tue., Thr., in MATH 0304.
Prerequisites: MATH 241
Description: MATH 463 is an introduction to complex analysis. Topics include: The algebra of complex numbers, analytic functions, mapping properties of the elementary functions. Cauchy integral formula. Theory of residues and application to evaluation of integrals. Conformal mapping.
Quizzes and Homeworks: There will be up to 11 short in-class quizzes based on homeworks. They will be given at the beginning of the class period. They will be short. Please be sure to arrive on time! No calculators, books, or notes may be used during quizzes. All items except student ID, pens, pencils, and erasers must be off the desktops. Homeworks will not be collected.
Exams: Two tests will be scheduled during
regular classes (1h15min long). First test: Thursday, March 14. Second test: Thursday, April 11.
Total: 500 points.
Letter grade cut-offs shall not be higher than 90% (for A-), 80% (for B-), 70% (for C-), 60% (for D-).