2552-Differential Equations (Spring 2017)

(This calendar will be updated all along the semester)

• January 9-11-13:  Introduction, First Order Differential Equations     Reading:  Section 1 & 2.1-2.2

January 18-20:        First Order ODE, Modeling   Reading:  Chapter 2.3-2.4
(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 ( to main)

• January 23-25-27:  Linear-Nonlinear, Autonomous Eq., Integrating Factor   Reading:  Chapter 2.5-2.6-2.7

Jan. 30,  Feb. 1-3:  Systems of 2-First Order ODE   Reading:  Chapter 3.1-3.2-3.3

February 6-8:  Linear Systems, Complex & Repeated Eigenvalues   Reading:  Chapter 3.4-3.5
(Feb 10 Test #1)

Test #1 :
Friday February 10    9:05-9:55am   College of Computing, Room 16
Program
Chapters 1-2 and 3.1, 3.2, 3.3 Brannan, Boyce ( to main)
Recommendation: in order to prepare the test #1, please treat
Project #2, Chapter 2, p. 113,
Project #1, Chapter 3, p. 199

• February 13-15-17:  Nonlinearity; Systems of First Order ODE's

February 20-22-24:  Homogeneous Systems, Complex Eigenvalues, Fundamental Matrix

Homework #2:
p.388-389     Exercises: 8, 13
p.398-399     Exercises: 3, 10
p.409     Exercises: 3, 14
p.419     Exercises: 7, 12
p.431     Exercises: 21, 24

Due date:  Thursday March 2nd, 2017 ( to main)

• February 27,   March 1-3:  Homogeneous Systems, Complex Eigenvalues, Fundamental Matrix; Nonlinear ODE

March 6-8-10  Nonhomogeneous Systems, Defective Matrix; Nonlinear ODE

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 ( to main)

• March 13-15-17:        Limit Cycles, Strange Attractors   Reading:  Chapter 7.5-7.6
(March 20-24: Spring Break, see the Recommendation below to prepare the Test#2)

March 27-31:  Second Order Linear Equations   Reading:  Chapter 4.1, 4.2,
(March 29: Test#2)

Test #2 :
Wednesday March 29    9:05-9:55am   College of Computing, Room 16
Program
Chapters 6.1 to 7.6 Brannan, Boyce ( to main)
Recommendation: in order to prepare the test #2, please treat
Project #1, Chapter 6, p. 446,
Project #2, Chapter 7, p. 517

•  April 3-5-7:  Second Order ODE, Forcing,   Reading:  Chapter 4.3, 4.4, 4.5,

April 10-12-14:  Variation of Parameters, Laplace Transform,   Reading:  Chapter 4.6-4.7, 5.1

April 17-19-21:  Laplace Transform,   Reading:  Chapter 5.2-5.3-5.4,

Homework #4:
p.215     Exercises: 19
p.227     Exercises: 16, 19, 29
p.240     Exercises: 29, 52
p.250-251   Exercises: 9, 25
p.261     Exercises: 31
p.281     Exercises: 32
p.303     Exercises: 17

Due date:  Thursday April 20th, 2017 ( to main)

•  April 24-26-28:  Laplace Transform and Reviews   Reading:  Chapter 5.5, 5.6,

• Final Exam:    ( to main page)    ( to calendar)
Monday May 1st,   11:30am-2:20pm    Coll. of Comp. Room 16
Program
Chapters 1 to 7 of James R.Brannan, Williams E.Boyce
"Differential Equations",