2017-2018 Catalog

MATH 342 Partial Differential Equations

An introduction to the study of partial differential equations. This course will include the study of Fourier series; the separation of variables methods; and specifically, the wave, heat, and Laplace's equations, as well as other elementary topics is PDEs. Numerical approximation techniques and applications to specific topics such as traffic flow, dispersive waves, or other areas may be included. Given in alternate years.


4 units


MATH 212, MATH 214, and MATH 340

Core Requirements Met

  • Mathematics/Science