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    MATH 433/533 - Ordinary Differential Equations

    Spring 2011

    MWF 12:40-1:30pm, MG 124

    Final Exam: Monday, May 9, 1:00-3:00pm


    Instructor: Barbara Zubik-Kowal

    Office: MG 241 B, Phone: 426-2802

    Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 11:40am-12:30pm

    Textbook:
     "Ordinary Differential Equations" by Philip Hartman,  SIAM (2002)
     

    Syllabus

    • Theory of linear and nonlinear ordinary differential equations and their systems, including dynamical systems theory
    • Properties of solutions including existence, uniqueness, asymptotic behavior, stability, singularities and boundedness


    • No make up possible: In-class work, Tests, Homework, Final Exam
      In-class work collected at the end of class meetings
      Test 1 02/18/2011
      Test 2 15/04/2011
      Homework assignments Link
      Final Exam  05/09/2011, 1:00-3:00pm




      Grading Policy
      In-class work 25 %
      Homework 25 %
      Tests 25 %
      Final Exam 25 %
      Total 100 %
      A+: 97% and above; A: 93%-97%; A-: 90%-93%; B+: 87%-90%; B: 83%-87%; B-: 80%-83%; C+: 77%-80%; C: 73%-77%; C-: 70%-73%; D+: 67%-70%; D: 63%-67%; D-: 60%-63%; F: below 60%.