Instructor: Randolph E. Bank
Winter Quarter 2017
The class meets MWF, 11:00-11:50, AP&M 2402.
The discussion section is Tu 1:00-1:50, AP&M 2402.
Grades are based on homework (25%),
and the final exam (75%).
The final exam is Monday, March 20, 11:30-2:30.
Office hours are 4:00-5:00 Wednesday, AP&M 5771.
The TA is David Lenz. His offfice hours are x:00-x:00 xxxxxxx
The textbook is
PDEs with Numerical Methods,
by Stig Larsson and Vidar Thomee.
(Springer Texts in Applied Mathematics, Volume 45, ISBN 978-3-540-01772-1,
hardcover, and 978-3-540-88705-8, softcover)
Tentative Course Outline
We will spend a few days on introductory material, then approximately
three weeks each on elliptic, parabolic, and hyperbolic equations.
In each case, we will first examine a bit of the theory, followed
by finite difference and finite element approximations.