Module MA2332: Equations of Mathematical Physics II

Credit weighting (ECTS)

5 credits

Semester/term taught

Hilary term 2016-17

Contact Hours

11 weeks, 3 lectures including tutorials per week

Lecturer

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this module, students will be able to:

State and prove the Green's, Stokes' and Gauss' integral theorems;

Solve homogeneous and non-homogeneous first and second order ordinary differential equations with constant coefficients;

Determine series solutions (including Frobenius method) of first and second order ordinary differential equations with non-constant coefficients;

Apply separation of variables to solve partial differential equations;

Apply their knowledge in mathematical and physical domains where relevant;

Module Content

Application of the theorems of Green, Stokes and Gauss;

Ordinary Differential Equations;

Partial differential equations;

Module Prerequisite

MA2331 - Equations of Mathematical Physics I

Assessment Detail

This module will be examined
in a 2-hour examination in Trinity term. Continuous assessment will contribute 10% to the final grade for the module at the annual
examination session. Supplemental exams if required will consist of 100% exam.