MATH 3460

Partial Differential Equations

Method of characteristics for first order PDEs, wave, beam, heat and Laplace equations, derivation of PDEs, existence and uniqueness, energy estimates, well-posedness, maximum principles, separation of variables. Not to be held with the former MATH 3810. Prerequisites: [MATH 2150 (C) or (the former MATH 2750 (C)) or ((MATH 2720 (B) or MATH 2721 (B)) and (the former MATH 2730 (B) or MATH 2731 (B)))] and [MATH 3440 (C) or the former MATH 3800 (C)].

Winter 2018 section

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: Julien Arino
    CRN: 53287
    Lecture Location: 315 Machray Hall
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Time: 15:30–16:20, M.W.F.

Important Dates

February 19: Louis Riel Day (University Closed)

February 19 – February 23: Reading Week (No classes)

Upcoming Exam

MATH 1500 Midterm
Thursday, March 1 at 5:40 p.m.

Upcoming Seminars

Combinatorics seminar:
Shonda Gosselin: Metric Dimension of Circulant Graphs and Cayley Hypergraphs
Friday, March 9 at 15:30, 415 Machray Hall.

Combinatorics seminar:
Ben Li: TBA
Friday, March 16 at 15:30, 415 Machray Hall.

Colloquium talk:
Hadrien Montanelli: Pattern formation on the sphere
Friday, March 23 at 14:30, 418 Machray Hall.