PHYS:4761 Mathematical Methods of Physics I

General Course Information

Professor Gregory Howes
Office 412 Van Allen Hall
Phone (319) 335-1221
E-mail gregory-howes {at} uiowa dot edu
Office Hours (Zoom only) Wednesday 1:30-2:30pm
Thursday 11:30am-1:30pm
or by appointment
Catalog Description Functions of complex variables, integration methods, linear vector spaces, tensors, matrix algebra.
Course Modality Synchronous Online Course
Lectures will be held on Zoom on the scheduled dates and times
Zoom Link:
Meeting ID: 976 6471 6060
Passcode: 4761
Meeting Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 11:30-12:20pm, Synchronous Zoom teleconference
Textbook Arfken, Weber, & Harris, Mathematical Methods for Physicists, 7th edition
Exams Two Take-Home Midterm Exams: Due on Friday, Oct 9 and Friday, Nov 20, 5:00pm 6
Take-Home Final Exam due on Wednesday, Dec 16, 5:00pm
Grading Homework: 20%
Two Midterm Exams: 20% each
Final Exam: 40%