Mathematics 428

MATH 428

Catalog Entry

MATH 428. Complex Variables
Three hours lecture (3).

Prerequesite: MATH 252

A study of elementary functions with complex domain and techniques of differentiation and integration of complex functions.


Detailed Description of Content of Course

The following topics in complex variables will be covered:

a) Numbers and Points
b) Functions of a complex variables
c) Continuity and differentiability
d) The integral of a continuous functions
e) Cauchy's Integral Theorem


Detailed Description of Conduct of Course

Most instructors will use the lecture method and will require students to work problems assigned as homework. Some instructors may use mathematical software.


Goals and Objectives of the Course

The student is expected to gain a knowledge base and problem solving skills in complex variables.


Assessment Measures

Graded tasks may include tests, quizzes, homework, class participation and attendance.


Other Course Information

This course is intended for students in math/cpsc and those going to graduate school in natural science or engineering.


Review and Approval

Sept. 2001 Review Stephen Corwin, Chair