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ME501MechanicalEngineeringAnalysis

Fall2016
TimeandPlace:MWF,1:00PM 1:50PM,Aug.17 Dec.022016,
Bevill EnergyBldg 2006

Instructor:Dr.AlexeyVolkov
Office: SERC3072G
Email:avolkov1@ua.edu

OfficeHours:9AM 11AMonMondays,3PM 5PMonWednesdays

Text
ErwinKreyszig,AdvancedEngineeringMathematics,10thEd.,JohnWiley,2011

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Planetaryscience:Comets,KBOs,exoplanets
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Coursecontentandgrading
Coursecontents

1. OrdinaryDifferentialEquations:Selectionfromchapters1 4and21
2. FourierAnalysis:Selectionfromchapter11
3. VectorCalculus:Selectionfromchapters710

Grading

20%Homeworkpreparation(12partsofthehomework)

25%Firstonehourmidtermexams,October5,2016

25%Secondonehourmidtermexam,October21,2016

30%Finalexam,11:30AM 2PM,December 9,2016

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Prerequisites
1. Derivatives,tableofderivativesofelementaryfunctions,chainrule
2. Indefiniteanddefiniteintegrals,integrationbyparts
3. Taylorseries

4. Matrix,determinants,andmatrixoperations
5. Solutionofasystemoflinearequations

6. Complexnumbers,complexexponentialfunction

7. Doubleandtripleintegrals

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