Introduction to Applied Mathematics III

Course Number: 
SIO 203C
Course Description: 

Partial differential equations: characteristics, similarity solutions, Green’s functions, images, wave equation, diffusion equation, Laplace’s equation. Applications to continuum mechanics, potential fields, and transport phenomena such as diffusion, linear and nonlinear waves, Burger’s equation, shocks, and other topics. Other topics according to the interests of the instructor.

Prerequisites: 
graduate standing and MAE 294B or SIO 203B or SIO 215B or consent of instructor.
Number of Units: 
5
Academic Year: 
2012-2013