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2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHY 231 - Mathematical Methods in Physics


Mathematical methods with applications to physics.  Topics include: infinite series, power series, complex numbers, linear algebra, partial differentiation, multiple integrals, vector analysis, Fourier series and Fourier transforms, ordinary and partial different equations. If this course was taken as a topics course in PHY 497, it cannot be repeated for credit.

Prerequisites: Grade of C or better in MAT 228

Corequisites: MAT 259 or permission of instructor

Course Typically Offered: Spring

Credits: 3