MATH 6840, Spring 2020

Instructor: W.D. Henshaw

This is the home page for Math 6840, "Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations". This site will be used to provide homework assignments, solutions and in-class matlab examples. I will also use this site to post class announcements. Please check this site regularly for new information.

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- First class: Monday January 13, 10-11:50am in VORHES NORTH classoom (219).
- Thurs Jan 16: Problem set 1 is available, due Thurs Jan 23, at start of class.
- Mistake fixed on PS 1, problem 2, the initial condition for the IBVP should be u(x,0)=u_0(x).
- Mon. Jan 27: Solution set 1 is available.
- Mon. Jan 27: Problem set 2 is available, due Thurs. Feb. 6, at start of class.
- Thurs. Feb 6: Problem set 3 is posted, due Thurs. Feb 13, at start of class.
- Wed Feb 12: Solution set 2 is posted.
- Tues. Feb 13: Problem set 4 is posted, due Thurs. Feb 27 (two weeks).
- Midterm is set for Thursday March 5, in class.
- Thurs. Feb 20: Solution set 3 is posted.
- Mon. Mar 2: Solution set 4 is posted.

- Course Outline
- Learning Outcomes
- Homework/Grading Policies and Academic Integrity
- Problem Sets:
- Problem Set Solutions:
- Exam Solutions:
- Matlab Examples:
- getRainbow.m : Rainbow colour map for Matlab. Use the command "getRainbow()" to load the colourmap (can be done once at the top of your function) and "colormap(rainbowMap);" to change the colour map.

- Cheat sheets:
- sampleSolution.pdf, sampleSolution.tex, sampleCode.m. These files show how to include code listings and output from Matlab into a LaTeX file.
- complexCheatSheet.pdf Complex variables cheat sheet.