Apr 11, 2021  
2019-2020 University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MA 371 - Mathematical Methods for the Physical Sciences II (cross-listed as PY 371)


This course, the second of the two-course sequence, is an introduction to further mathematical methods used in physics, chemistry, and physical and related sciences: 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.
 

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisite: MA 320 and PY 370/MA 370, or permission of instructor)

Credits: 3