Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations
MTuWThF, 9:30am - 10:45pm, Physics 047
Professor Hubert Bray, Mathematics Department, Duke University
Office Hours: Mondays (10:45am - 12:15pm) and Fridays (1:30 -
3pm), or by appointment.
"Elementary Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems" by
Boyce and DiPrima, 9th edition
will be assigned out of the text book, which we will follow reasonably
closely. It is in your interests to read the book as we go, and
the HW problems should help you achieve this. You may turn in one
late HW without any penalty, after which penalties will be accessed at
the discretion of the grader.
two midterms will be on Friday, May 30, and Friday, June 13. You
responsible for all of the material in sections of the book which have
had HW problems assigned in them.
Final Exam: The
final exam will be on Thursday, June 26, 2014, from 9am to noon, in our
usual classroom, Physics 047.
Grade: The grade
for the course will be based on
1) 20%: Homework
2) 40%: 2 Class Exams
3) 40%: Final Exam