Physics 760 - Math Methods


Gleb Finkelstein, e-mail: gleb at phy.duke.edu

Monday and Wednesday, 8:30. Office hours: Friday 9:00-10:30 am + 15 min. after the class.

TA: Charles Prior, e-mail: charles.prior at duke.edu

Office hours (virtual): Monday and Friday 1:00-2:00 pm

Textbook

https://www.amazon.com/Mathematical-Methods-Physics-Engineering-Comprehensive/dp/0521679710/

Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering: A Comprehensive Guide 3rd Edition



Syllabus

Please see the attached table of contents. Prerequisites (red), review (blue), main material (green).


Homework
Will be communicated by email

Graded Material

Problem sets (mostly bi/weekly): 40 %

Midterm exam: 20 %
Final exam: 40 % 




Final EXAM
M/W/F/MWF/MW/WF, PERIOD 1, 8:30 AM    Sunday, November 22    9:00 AM - NOON

Midterm:
Tentatively on Wednesday, October 7, during the class time


Fall 2020, last updated: 14-Aug-2020.
Originally prepared for Fall 2020.