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PHYS 217       (3-0-3)             Mathematical Methods in Physics

Differential equations of the 1st and 2nd order, series solutions, Legendre & Bessel equations. Vector analysis (Gradient, Divergence & Curl, Integral theorems). Complex numbers and elementary complex functions.

Prerequisite: Math 211, Phys 102

Text:     M.L. Boas,  Mathematical Methods in the Physical Sciences.