 
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 15:3017:00
Office Phone: 8932179
http://www.math.ucsb.edu/sideris
TEXTS Partial Differential Equations, 4th ed., by Fritz John. Springer,
1991.
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
differential
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%
