Partial Differential Equations (Intro) (MATH2065)


This is an introductory course in the analytical solutions of PDEs (partial differential equations) and boundary value problems. The techniques covered include separation of variables, Fourier series, Fourier transforms and Laplace transforms.

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Three 1 hour lectures, one 1 hour tutorial, one 1 hour example class per week.


2 hour exam, mid-semester test, assignments (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


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(MATH1011 or MATH1001 or MATH1901 or MATH1906) and (MATH1014 or MATH1002 or MATH1902) and (MATH1003 or MATH1903 or MATH1907)


MATH2005 or MATH2905 or MATH2965 or MATH2067

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If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.