MATH 175/275:
NUMERICAL
METHODS
FOR
PDE
Instructor: Randolph E. Bank
Winter Quarter 2018

The class meets MWF, 3:003:50, AP&M 2402.
The discussion section is Tu 10:0010:50, AP&M 2402.

Grades are based on homework (25%),
and the final exam (75%).

The final exam is Wednesday, March 21, 3:006:00.

Office hours are 4:005:00 Wednesday, AP&M 5771.

The TA is David Lenz. His offfice hours are 2:003:00 Monday and 9:0010:00
Wednesday AP&M 5760.

The textbook is
PDEs with Numerical Methods,
by Stig Larsson and Vidar Thomee.
(Springer Texts in Applied Mathematics, Volume 45, ISBN 9783540017721,
hardcover, and 9783540887058, softcover)
Electronic Version
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.
