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280317 VO PM-Math-4 VO Mathematical Methods in Physics I (NPI) (2021S)


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max. 40 participants
Language: German

Examination dates


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

The course will be held as online course due to corona pandemic restrictions. Possible changes will be communicated in time.

Starting date: March 2nd, 2021 (preliminary discussion)

This course will be held from 4:50 pm to 5:45 pm.

The online lectures are accessible via Moodle.

Tuesday 02.03. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 09.03. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 16.03. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 23.03. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 13.04. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 20.04. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 27.04. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 04.05. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 11.05. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 18.05. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 01.06. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 08.06. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 15.06. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 22.06. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital
Tuesday 29.06. 16:30 - 18:45 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

Complex numbers, complex analysis, ordinary differential equations, integral transforms, systems of differential equations, modeling physical systems with ODEs, vector and tensor analysis, partial differential equations

Assessment and permitted materials

At the end of the semester (End of June) there is a oral examination on the contents of the course.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Acquisition and consolidation of the mathematical foundations discussed in the course.

Examination topics

Topics covered in the course. An overview will be presented in the first lecture.

Reading list

Lecture notes (via Moodle).

Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering: A Comprehensive Guide. K. F. Riley, M. P. Hobson, S. J. Bence. Cambridge University Press

Elementary Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems. William E. Boyce, Richard C. DiPrima. John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

Association in the course directory

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