Oct 29, 2020  
2013-2014 University Catalog 
    
2013-2014 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PY 355 - Mathematical Methods for the Physical Sciences (cross-listed as MA 355)


An introduction to mathematical methods used in physics and the physical sciences such as vector calculus, Fourier analysis, vector spaces and matrices, special functions, and partial differential equations. These topics are introduced in the context of specific problems in various areas of physics and physical science such as fluid dynamics, electricity and magnetism, quantum mechanics, thermodynamics, biophysics, and mechanics.
3 lecture hrs

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PY 212 and MA 202)

Credits: 3