Limited-Edition Courses Upper Division & Graduate Courses

Upper Division & Graduate Classes

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Fall 2014

Math 177: Linear and Non-Linear Optimization

Professor Ng; TTh 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Linear inequalities, the simplex method and other algorithms, duality, integer optimization, convex optimization, quadratic optimization, game theory. 

Math 178: Mathematical Modeling

Professor Khuri; TTh 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Basic modeling techniques including graphing, proportion, curve fitting and interpolation, optimization, probability and computer simulation, derivatives and differences. Technology will be incorporated to model applied problems from business/economics, physical/life/social sciences and engineering. 

Please note that this is  a special section of Math 178 that covers Math-Bio Models.

Math 229: Advanced Matrix Theory

Professor So; MW 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Eigenvalues, unitary equivalence and Schur's theorem. Normal, Hermitian and symmetric real matrices. Positive definite matrices, polar and singular value factorizations, and selected topics at the discretion of the instructor. 

Math 231B: Real Analysis II

Professor Goldston; TTh 10:30am - 11:45am

Function spaces and their duals, operators on function spaces, applications to analysis (classical and functional) and topics selected at the discretion of the instructor.

Math 243A: Advanced Numerical Analysis

Professor P. Koev; TTh 6:00pm - 7:15pm

Finite difference methods applied to parabolic, elliptic and hyperbolic equations including numerical methods for solving the discretized problem, convergence, stability, error control, and applications.

Math 275: Topology

Professor Kubelka; MW 4:30pm - 5:45pm


Math 285: Advanced Topics in Mathematics

The Advanced Topics in Mathematics courses vary every semester and tend to not repeat. Thus, sign up for the course now before it is too late!

Section 1: Networks

Professor Gross; MW 9:00am - 10:15am

Section 2: Stochasitc Processes

Professor Bremer; MW 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Section 4: Bayesian Data Analysis

Professor Lee; TTh 6:00pm - 7:15pm