 
Summary: Math 5A, Fall 2011
Differential Equations and Linear Algebra
Tuesday & Thursday, 3:30 pm4:45 pm., BRDA 1610
Instructor: Gustavo Ponce.
Office: South Hall, 6707.
Phone: 8938365.
Email: ponce@math.ucsb.edu
URL: http://www.math.ucsb.edu/ponce
Office Hours: Wednesday & Thursday 5 pm6:30 pm.
Teaching Assistant: TBA.
Office: South Hall, Graduate tower.
Email: TBA.
Office Hours: TBA.
Textbook: Differential Equations and Linear Algebra, by J. Farlow, J. E. Hall, J. M. McDill,
and B. H. West.
Course description: This is primarily a course on secondorder differential equations and
systems of firstorder differential equations, together with some introductory linear algebra.
Prerequisites: A grade of at least a C in Math 3C or 7C.
Assignments and grading: Homework (on webwork) will be assigned on Tuesdays. Late
homework will not be accepted.
