School of Mathematics
School of Mathematics
Course 2S1  Mathematics for Science Students
200102
( SF Mathematics as a whole subject within the
Natural Science Moderatorships
)
Lecturer: Dr. Ralph Kenna
Requirements/prerequisites: Course 1S
Duration:
Number of lectures per week: 3
Assessment: None
Endofyear Examination: One 3hour annual examination
Description:
 Functions of several variables. Vector calculus.
Differential operator and its properties.
Anton (Calculus): Chapter 15.

Probability and Statistics
Kreysig: from Chapter 2223 (excluding topics covered
in 1S).

Multiple integrals, change of variables, Jacobians.
Line, surface and volume integrals.
Gauss's theorem and Stokes' theorem.
Anton (Calculus): Chapters 1617.
Textbooks:
Essential References
 Howard Anton, Calculus: a new horizon
, published by Wiley.
 Erwin Kreyszig, Advanced Engineering Mathematics, published by Wiley.
Recommended references
 S. Wolfram, Mathematica a system for doing mathematics by computer,
AddisonWesley, published by Wolfram Media and
Cambridge University Press.

G. B. Thomas & R.L. Finney, Calculus and Analytic Geometry, published by Addison Wesley.
Oct 9, 2001
File translated from
T_{E}X
by
T_{T}H,
version 2.70.
On 9 Oct 2001, 10:46.