2552Differential Equations (Spring 2017)
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January 91113:
Introduction, First Order Differential Equations
Reading:
Section 1 & 2.12.2
January 1820:
First Order ODE, Modeling
Reading:
Chapter 2.32.4
(Jan 16 is Martin Luther King's Day)
Homework #1:
p.10 Exercises: 7,
p.25 Exercises: 1,
p.26 Exercises: 9, 18, 20
p.27 Exercises: 33
p.35 Exercises: 6,
p.44 Exercises: 9
Due date: Thursday January 26th, 2017
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January 232527:
LinearNonlinear, Autonomous Eq., Integrating Factor
Reading:
Chapter 2.52.62.7
Jan. 30, Feb. 13:
Systems of 2First Order ODE
Reading:
Chapter 3.13.23.3
February 68:
Linear Systems, Complex & Repeated Eigenvalues
Reading:
Chapter 3.43.5
(Feb 10 Test #1)
Test #1 :
Friday February 10 9:059:55am College of Computing, Room 16
Program
Chapters 12 and 3.1, 3.2, 3.3 Brannan, Boyce
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Recommendation:
in order to prepare the test #1, please treat
Project #2, Chapter 2, p. 113,
Project #1, Chapter 3, p. 199

February 131517:
Nonlinearity; Systems of First Order ODE's
Reading:
Chapter 3.6, 6.1, 6.2
February 202224:
Homogeneous Systems, Complex Eigenvalues, Fundamental Matrix
Reading:
Chapter 6.3, 6.4, 6.5
Homework #2:
p.388389 Exercises: 8, 13
p.398399 Exercises: 3, 10
p.409 Exercises: 3, 14
p.419 Exercises: 7, 12
p.431 Exercises: 21, 24
Due date: Thursday March 2nd, 2017
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February 27, March 13:
Homogeneous Systems, Complex Eigenvalues, Fundamental Matrix; Nonlinear ODE
Reading:
Chapter 6.6, 6.7, 7.1
March 6810
Nonhomogeneous Systems, Defective Matrix; Nonlinear ODE
Reading:
Chapter 7.2, 7.3, 7.4
Homework #3:
p. 436 Exercises: 1, 10
p. 444 Exercises: 9
p. 475 Exercises: 22
p. 475 Exercises: 3, 5
p. 487 Exercises: 12, 13
p. 495 Exercises: 12,
Due date: Thursday March 16th, 2017
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March 131517:
Limit Cycles, Strange Attractors
Reading:
Chapter 7.57.6
(March 2024: Spring Break, see the Recommendation below to prepare the Test#2)
March 2731:
Second Order Linear Equations
Reading:
Chapter 4.1, 4.2,
(March 29: Test#2)
Test #2 :
Wednesday March 29 9:059:55am College of Computing, Room 16
Program
Chapters 6.1 to 7.6 Brannan, Boyce
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Recommendation:
in order to prepare the test #2, please treat
Project #1, Chapter 6, p. 446,
Project #2, Chapter 7, p. 517

April 357:
Second Order ODE, Forcing,
Reading:
Chapter 4.3, 4.4, 4.5,
April 101214:
Variation of Parameters, Laplace Transform,
Reading:
Chapter 4.64.7, 5.1
April 171921:
Laplace Transform,
Reading:
Chapter 5.25.35.4,
Homework #4:
p.215 Exercises: 19
p.227 Exercises: 16, 19, 29
p.240 Exercises: 29, 52
p.250251 Exercises: 9, 25
p.261 Exercises: 31
p.281 Exercises: 32
p.303 Exercises: 17
Due date: Thursday April 20th, 2017
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April 242628:
Laplace Transform and Reviews
Reading:
Chapter 5.5, 5.6,

Final Exam:
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Monday May 1st, 11:30am2:20pm
Coll. of Comp. Room 16
Program
Chapters 1 to 7 of James R.Brannan, Williams E.Boyce
"Differential Equations",