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Mathematics (MATH)

School of Mathematics and Statistics
Faculty of Science

MATH 4700 [0.5 credit]

Partial Differential Equations (Honours)

First-order partial differential equations. Classification of second-order linear partial differential equations; the diffusion equation, wave equation and Laplace's equation; separation of variables; Fourier and Laplace transform methods for the solution of initial/boundary value problems; Green's functions.
Prerequisites: MATH 3057 and one of MATH 3008 or MATH 3705, or permission of the School.
Lectures three hours a week.

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