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PHYS 216       (2-0-2)             Mathematical Physics II

Complex variables: complex numbers, elementary functions, analytical functions, complex integration, Taylor & Laurent series.  Vector analysis:  vector algebra, vector differentiation (ordinary & partial), the gradient, integral theorems (divergence).  Special functions:  beta function, error function, delta function with Besselís function & Legendreís function.  Partial differential equations: wave motion, separation of variables.

Prerequisites: PHYS 215.