Marco Radeschi

Math 20750 Syllabus


Syllabus

 

Date Section Topic Assignment
August 22 1.1 Introduction
24 2.1 Approximate solutions of first order equations Assignment 1
27 2.2 Separable equations
29 2.4 Linear equations
31 2.4 Linear Equations Assignment 1 due
Assignment 2
September 3 2.3 Models of motion (only air resistance proportional to velocity)
5 2.5 Mixing problems Assigment 2 due
7 2.6 Exact solutions, I Assignment 3
10 2.6 Exact solutions, II
12 2.7 Existence of Solutions Assignment 3 due
14 2.7 - 2.8 Uniqueness of Solutions; Dependence of solutions on initial conditions Assignment 4
17 2.9 Autonomous equations and stability
19 3.1 Modeling population growth
21 3.3 Financial models Assignment 4 due; Assignment 5
24 Equation of a hanging rope: the catenary
26 Review
28 Exam 1 (in class)
October 1 8.1 Introducing systems of ODE's
3 8.2 Geometric Interpretation of systems of ODE's Assignment 5 due
5 Assignment 6
8
10
12
15-19 Fall Break
22
24
26
29
31
November 2 Review
5 Exam 2 (in class)
7
9
12
14
16
19
21 - 25 Thanksgiving Break
26
28
30
December 3
5
Review
10 Final Exam (8-10am)