PHY 225 Math Methods in Physics I

Prerequisites: MAT 125 (or waiver), or concurrent enrollment OR permission of instructor

This course stresses applications of Mathematical methods and techniques to Physics that are needed in the physical sciences and engineering. Topics generally include: simple functions of applied math, quadratic and higher-power equations, simultaneous equations, matrices, determinants, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, geometry, vectors, complex numbers, series and approximations, differential operators, and simple integration. Four hours of lectures each week.


1 Course Credit