Summary: Winter 2009
COURSE SYLLABUS - MATH 246B
PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS
TR 14:00 15:15, SH 6635
PROFESSOR Thomas Sideris, South Hall 6506
Office Hours: Tuesday 15:30-17:00
Office Phone: 893-2179
TEXTS Partial Differential Equations, 4th ed., by Fritz John. Springer,
Introduction to Partial Differential Equations, 2nd ed., by Ger-
ald B. Folland. Princeton, 1995.
COURSE This course is the first of three quarters on the theory of partial
DESCRIPTION equations. During this quarter, we will cover the following top-
ics: the classical equations of mathematical physics, Sobolev
spaces, elliptic regularity, etc.
PREREQUISITES The prerequisite is Math 246A.
GRADING Homework 34%
Midterm Exam 33%