Summary: Math CS 120 Syllabus
Lecture: MWF 11:00 11:50, The Old Little Theater(494), Rm. 164B
Text: "Advanced Calculus of Several Variables" by C.H. Edwards, Jr., Dover edition.
Materials to be covered: Chapters I-III, which presents the following topics:
Elementary topology in Rn
, directional derivatives and the differential, the chain
rule, maxima and minima, manifolds and Lagrange Multipliers, Taylor's formula,
classification of critical points, the Multivariable Mean Value Theorem, the Inverse
and the Implicit Mapping Theorems, manifolds in Rn
Instructor: Guofang Wei, South Hall 6503
Office hours: MTW 9:30-10:30am or by appointment
Homework: Homeworks are assigned each week on Wednesday (Also available on
my web page http://www.math.ucsb.edu/ wei) and due Wednesday of the following
week at the end of the lecture. The checked homework will be returned to you in
Quiz: There will be about 6 pop up quizzes in class.
Reader: Nathan Saritzky