Mathematical Methods (MAGIC022) |
GeneralThis course is part of the MAGIC core. Description
This is a core applied module. The aim of the course is to pool together a number of advanced mathematical methods which students doing research (in applied mathematics) should know about. Students will be expected to do extensive reading from selected texts, as well as try out example problems to reinforce the material covered in lectures. A number of topics are suggested below and depending on time available, most will be covered. The course proceeds at a fairly fast pace.
Assessment
The assessment for this module will be in the form of a take-home exam at the end of the course.
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SemesterAutumn 2019 (Monday, October 7 to Friday, December 13) Hours
Timetable
PrerequisitesIt is assumed that students have done some real and complex analysis.
Syllabus
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Bibliography
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2020 MAGIC022 exam paper
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