Feb 06, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

PHYS 250 - Mathematical Methods in Physics


Prerequisite, MATH 116  or MATH 210 MATH 215  recommended. Students further enhance their mathematical background with more advanced topics that are particularly useful in upper-division physics courses. Topics include variational calculus, linear operators, Fourier analysis, and partial differential equations. Numerous physical applications from these subjects are included as demonstrations of developed mathematical techniques. Letter grade with Pass/No Pass option. (Offered spring semester.) 3 credits