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MA 30300 - Differential Equations And Partial Differential Equations For Engineering And The Sciences
Credit Hours: 3.00. This is a methods course for juniors in any branch of engineering and science, designed to follow MA 26200. Basic techniques for solving systems of linear ordinary differential equations. Series solutions for second order equations, including Bessel functions, Laplace transform, Fourier series, numerical methods, separation of variables for partial differential equations and Sturm-Liouville theory. Not open to students with credit in MA 30400. Typically offered Fall Spring Summer.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Science
Department: Mathematics

Course Attributes:
Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Learn to solve second order linear differential equations by using power series. 2. Learn the Laplace Transform method for solving differential equations. 3. Learn the theory of systems of first order linear differential equations and methods for solving them. 4. Learn numerical methods for solving differential equations. 5. Learn about Fourier series and how to use them to solve separable partial differential equations.

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