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MA52500 - Introduction to Complex Analysis

Fall 2015

Days/Time: MWF / TBA
Credit Hours: 3

Learning Objective:
To develop the basic theory of complex variables as a tool in science and engineering.

Description:
Complex numbers and complex-valued functions of one complex variable; differentiation and contour integration; Cauchy's theorem; Taylor and Laurent series; residues; conformal mapping; Dirichlet problem; applications.

Topics Covered:
Complex numbers and complex-valued functions; differentiation and contour integration; Cauchy's theorem; Taylor and Laurent series; residues; conformal mapping.

Prerequisites:
Vector calculus and calculus of several variables.

Applied/Theory: 30/70

Web Address:
http://www.math.purdue.edu/~becker/MA525F07

Web Content:
The course syllabus, test dates, homework assignments and solutions, supplementary problems and solutions will be posted to the course Web site (available July 1).

Homework:
Weekly assignments. Instructions for returning will be posted on the course web site.

Projects:
None.

Exams:
Two midterm exams and one final exam.

Textbooks:
Required--Saff and Snider, "Fundamentals of Complex Analysis for Mathematics, Science, and Engineering," 3rd ed., Prentice-Hall, 2003, ISBN 0-13-907874-6.

Computer Requirements:
ProEd minimum computer requirements.

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Tuition & Fees: view

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