 
Summary: Syllabus
Math 438 Partial Differential Equations
Spring 2011
Instructor:
Dr. Rakhim Aitbayev, Weir 236, (575) 8355463, aitbayev@nmt.edu
Office hours: TR 8:309:30 A.M., F 1:303:30 P.M.
Class time and place:
TR 12:351:50 P.M., Weir 129
Course catalog description:
Math 438, Partial Differential Equations, 3 cr, 3 cl hrs.
Prerequisite: Math 336 passed with grade C or better.
Classification of classical partial differential equations of mathematical physics, bound
ary conditions, uniqueness theorems, first and second order equations, characteristics,
boundary value problems, Green's functions, maximum principle.
Textbook:
Partial Differential Equations of Applied Mathematics, by Erich Zauderer, third edi
tion, Wiley, ISBN 9780471690733 (required)
Course webpage:
http://www.nmt.edu/aitbayev/math438/
Homework:
