Nagoya University, School of Engineering Lecture information system (SYLLABUS)

Physical Mathematics(2.0 credits)

Course Type:Specialized Courses
Class Format:Lecture
Course Name : Applied Physics
Starts 1 : 3 the previous term
Elective/Compulsory : Compulsory Elective
Lecturer : Kenji  SHIRAISHI Professor 

•Course Purpose
Mathematical Methods that are used in Physics are studied with the essential examples to give a deeper understanding of physical phenomena.

1. Students can use differential equations in solving real physical problems.
2. Students can understand complex function and complex integral.

•Prerequisite Subjects
Mathematics 1 with Exercises Mathematics 2 with Exercises

•Course Topics
1.Ordinary Differential Equation I
 Study series expansion method for ordinary differential equation.
2.Ordinary Differential Equation II
 Study special functions appeared in quantum mechanics by solving hyper geometric
differential equations. 
3.Complex Functions
Study basic knowledge of complex function.
4.Complex Integral
Study method to solve definite integral by using complex integral.

Mathematics for Physics by M. Wadati

Special Functions by T. Inui

•Additional Reading
Mathematics for Physics I by H. Fukuyama and M Ogata.

•Grade Assessment
Midterm Exam 40%, Final Exam 40% and Reports 20%. A passing mark is 60%.

There is no conditions to resister.

•Contacting Faculty
Contact to the following adress


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