Skip to content

Textbooks for Fall 2015

If you have questions or concerns regarding your courses required, recommended or optional supplies/textbooks,
email textbooks «at» math.tamu.edu

Course Section Author Title Edition Publisher ISBN Instructor Notes
131 501-505 Stewart Single Variable Calculus: Concepts 4th, E-book Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) Included in Course Fee. Creamer (501), Green (502), Liu (503), Drost (504), Rao (505)
Included in Course Fee. TI-83/84 graphing calculator is required.
131 501-505 Stewart Single Variable Calculus: Concepts 4th, Loose-leaf Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9781133444251 Creamer (501), Green (502), Liu (503), Drost (504), Rao (505)
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
141 200, 501-521 Tan Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life and Social Sciences 11th, Loose-lea Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9781305307780 Kahlig (200), Kilmer (501-502), Klein (503-504), Chung (505), Lewis (506-507, 52
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
141 200, 501-521 Tan Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life and Social Sciences 11th, Hardcover Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9781285464657 Kahlig (200), Kilmer (501-502), Klein (503-504), Chung (505), Lewis (506-507, 52
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
141 200, 501-521 Tan Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life and Social Sciences 11th, E-book Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) Included in Course Fee. Kahlig (200), Kilmer (501-502), Klein (503-504), Chung (505), Lewis (506-507, 52
Included in Course Fee. TI-83/84 graphing calculator is required.
142 502-507 Tomastik Calculus: Applications and Technology 3rd, Loose-leaf Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9781285134840 A. Allen (502, 504), Orchard (503, 507), Barrera (505), Hester (506)
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
142 502-507 Tomastik Calculus: Applications and Technology 3rd, Hardcover Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9780534464967 A. Allen (502, 504), Orchard (503, 507), Barrera (505), Hester (506)
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
142 502-507 Tomastik Calculus: Applications and Technology 3rd, E-book Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) Included in Course Fee. A. Allen (502, 504), Orchard (503, 507), Barrera (505), Hester (506)
Included in Course Fee. TI-83/84 graphing calculator is required.
147 501-509 Claudia Neuhauser Calculus for Biology and Medicine 3rd Pearson 9780321644688 Lahodny
Required.
148 501-503 Claudia Neuhauser Calculus for Biology and Medicine 3rd Pearson 9780321644688 Hester
Required.
150 501-530, 532, 535-540, 549-554 Stecher WebAlg N/A Pearson 2819480150147 Scarborough (501-512), Fry (513-524), Lynch (525-530, 532, 535-540, 549-554)
Online textbook provided by the department. Online HW-Web Assign.
151 201-202, 501-536, 540-557, 561-563, 567- Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, Hardcover Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9780534493486 Belmonte (201-202, 504-506), Dewolff (501-503, 528-530), Kim (507-512, 519-521),
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
151 201-202, 501-536, 540-557, 561-563, 567- Amos Gilat Matlab: An Introduction with Applications 5th Wiley 9781118629864 Belmonte (201-202, 504-506), Dewolff (501-503, 528-530), Kim (507-512, 519-521),
Required.
151 201-202, 501-536, 540-557, 561-563, 567- Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, Loose-lea Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9781133444275 Belmonte (201-202, 504-506), Dewolff (501-503, 528-530), Kim (507-512, 519-521),
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
151 201-202, 501-536, 540-557, 561-563, 567- Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, E-book Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) Included in Course Fee. Belmonte (201-202, 504-506), Dewolff (501-503, 528-530), Kim (507-512, 519-521),
Included in Course Fee.
152 201-202, 501-524 Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, E-book Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) Included in Course Fee. R. Pearlstein (201-202, 507-512), Guo (501-506), Kordek (513-515), Chang (516-52
Included in Course Fee.
152 201-202, 501-524 Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, Loose-lea Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9781133444275 R. Pearlstein (201-202, 507-512), Guo (501-506), Kordek (513-515), Chang (516-52
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
152 201-202, 501-524 Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, Hardcover Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9780534493486 R. Pearlstein (201-202, 507-512), Guo (501-506), Kordek (513-515), Chang (516-52
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
152 201-202, 501-524 Amos Gilat Matlab: An Introduction with Applications 5th Wiley 9781118629864 R. Pearlstein (201-202, 507-512), Guo (501-506), Kordek (513-515), Chang (516-52
Required.
166 501-507 Tomastik / Epstein Applied Finite Mathematics 2nd, E-book Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) Included in Course Fee. Manuel (501, 505), Onica (502, 504), Dutta (503), Tian (506), Williams (507)
Included in Course Fee.
166 501-507 Tomastik / Epstein Applied Finite Mathematics 2nd, Loose-leaf Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9781133444282 Manuel (501, 505), Onica (502, 504), Dutta (503), Tian (506), Williams (507)
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
167 501-504 Comap For All Practical Purposes: Mathematical Literacy in Today's World + WebAssign + LaunchPad 9th W.H. Freeman 9781319052096 Bollinger (501-502, 504), Carter (503)
Required.
170 501-504 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Stecher
171 202-203, 501-505 Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, Loose-lea Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9781133444275 Witherspoon (202), Stecher (203), Larson (501), Schlumprecht (502, 505), Aurispa
Required.
171 202-203, 501-505 Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, Hardcover Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9780534493486 Witherspoon (202), Stecher (203), Larson (501), Schlumprecht (502, 505), Aurispa
172 202, 501 Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, Loose-lea Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9781133444275 Lazarov (202), Sivakumar (501)
Required.
172 202, 501 Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, Hardcover Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9780534493486 Lazarov (202), Sivakumar (501)
220 901-904, 906-908, 970 Robert J. Bond An Introduction to Abstract Mathematics 1st Waveland Press 9781577665397 Gustafson (901), Zinn (902, 907), Shatalov (903-904, 970), Sottile (906, 908)
Required.
221 501-505 Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, Loose-lea Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9781133444275 Stecher (501), Dykema (502), G. Pearlstein (503, 505), Papanikolas (504)
Required.
221 501-505 Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, Hardcover Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9780534493486 Stecher (501), Dykema (502), G. Pearlstein (503, 505), Papanikolas (504)
251 200, 501-517, 519-520 Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, Loose-lea Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9781133444275 Belmonte (200), Takhirov (501), Forsgard (502, 517), Welper (503), Motakis (504,
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
251 200, 501-517, 519-520 Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, Hardcover Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) 9780534493486 Belmonte (200), Takhirov (501), Forsgard (502, 517), Welper (503), Motakis (504,
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
251 200, 501-517, 519-520 Stewart Calculus: Early Vectors 2011, E-book Cengage Learning (Brooks/Cole) Included in Course Fee. Belmonte (200), Takhirov (501), Forsgard (502, 517), Welper (503), Motakis (504,
Included in Course Fee.
285 201, 501, 503 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Kahlig (201), Walton (501), Geller (503)
289 500 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Mogilevsky
302 501, 503-504 Rosen Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications 7th McGraw Hill 9780073383095 Kiral (501), Yan (503), Matusevich (504)
Required.
304 501-508, 510-512 Steven J. Leon Linear Algebra with Applications 8th Prentice Hall 9780136009290 Skoufranis (501, 503), Battle (502, 511), Tucker-Drob (504), Pitts (505, 512), C
Required.
308 all Hunt / Lipsman / Osborn / Rosenberg Differential Equations with Matlab 2nd Wiley 9780471718123 Berkolaiko (200, 502), Baskin (503), Zelenko (504-505), Zhang (506), Baudier (50
Required.
308 all Boyce / DiPrima Elementary Differential Equations: Custom TAMU Edition 10th, Loose Lea Wiley 9781119124788 Berkolaiko (200, 502), Baskin (503), Zelenko (504-505), Zhang (506), Baudier (50
Optional. Available through local bookstore at discounted price.
308 all Boyce / DiPrima Elementary Differential Equations: Custom TAMU Edition 10th, E-book Wiley Included in Course Fee. Berkolaiko (200, 502), Baskin (503), Zelenko (504-505), Zhang (506), Baudier (50
Included in Course Fee.
309 501-502 Steven J. Leon Linear Algebra with Applications 8th Prentice Hall 9780136009290 Borosh
Required.
311 501-505 Leon / Colley Math 311: Linear Algebra and Vector Calculus 1st Pearson 9781256946175 Avsec (501-502), Y. Vorobets (503, 505), Ward (504)
Required.
323 200, 502-503 Stephen Andrilli / David Hecker Elementary Linear Algebra 4th Academic Press 9780123747518 Masri (200, 502), Papanikolas (503)
Required.
325 500-501 Stephen Kellison Theory of Interest 3rd McGraw Hill 9780073382449 Arora
Recommended.
365 501-502, 504-505 Billstein / Libeskind / Lott A Problem Solving Approach to Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers 11th Pearson 9780321756664 Carter (501-502), J. Schielack (504), Scarborough (505)
Required.
366 501-503 Billstein / Libeskind / Lott A Problem Solving Approach to Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers 11th Pearson 9780321756664 V. Schielack (501, 503), Gustafson (502)
Required.
367 501 Gerard Venema Foundations of Geometry 2nd Pearson 9780136020585 Gustafson
Required.
375 500 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A V. Schielack
396 930 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Geller
403 500 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A V. Schielack
Required to have a TI-83 or TI-84 series calculator.
407 500 Tristan Needham Visual Complex Analysis 1st (reprint) Oxford University Press 9780198534464 Young
Required.
407 500 Murray Spiegel / Seymour Lipschutz / John Schiller Schaum's Outline of Complex Variables 2nd McGraw Hill 9780071615693 Young
Recommended.
409 200, 501-503 William R. Wade An Introduction to Analysis 4th Pearson 9780132296380 Larson (200, 501), Kerr (502-503)
Required.
411 501-504 Rick Durrett Elementary Probability For Applications 1st Cambridge University Press 9780521867566 Anshelevich (501), Smith (502-503), Procaccia (504)
Required.
412 200, 501-502 Richard Haberman Applied Partial Differential Equations with Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems 5th Pearson 9780321797056 Fulling (200, 501), Demlow (502)
Required. Price = $177.80 Less expensive alternatives can be found online. The 4th and 3rd edition are also acceptable editions for the class. Recommended supplementary text can be found at http://www.mathphysics.com/pde/ for $10.
415 200, 502 John B. Fraleigh A First Course in Abstract Algebra 7th Pearson 9780201763904 Rowell (200), Shiu (502)
Required.
419 500 David Carr / Michael Gauger BPP SOA Exam 1 Course Notes: Probability-An Introductory Guide for Actuaries and other Business Prof 4th (1st) BPP Professional Education (Marlboroug) 9780981608129 Arora
Recommended.
431 200, 500 Miklos Bona A Walk Through Combinatorics: An Introduction To Enumeration and Graph Theory 3rd World Scientific Publishing Company 9789814460002 Oneill
Required.
437 500 L.R. Scott Numerical Analysis 1st Princeton University Press 9780691146867 Popov
Required.
442 930 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Bangerth
446 200, 500 N.L. Carothers Real Analysis 1st Cambridge University Press 9780521497565 Kerr
Required.
460 500 Bernard Schutz A First Course in General Relativity 2nd Cambridge University Press 9780521887052 Baskin
Required.
467 901 Marvin J. Greenberg Euclidean and Non-Euclidean Geometry 4th Freeman 9780716799481 Fulling
Required. Price = $175.99 Less expensive alternatives can be found online. Lecture notes (not a substitute for the textbook) can be found at http://calclab.math.tamu.edu/~fulling/m467/
470 200 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Rundell
The professor will annouce optional books for the class on his webpage.
470 501, 503-504 James S. Kraft / Lawrence C. Washington An Introduction to Number Theory with Cryptography 1st CRC Press (Taylor & Francis) 9781482214413 Stiller (501, 503), Ikenmeyer (504)
Required.
485 200-201, 500-502 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Staff
490 500 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Hensley
491 200-206, 501-504, 546, 900-901, 970 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Staff
601 601-603 Murray Spiegel / Seymour Lipschutz / John Schiller Schaum's Outline of Complex Variables 2nd McGraw Hill 9780071615693 Taliaferro (601, 603), Daripa (602)
Required.
601 601-603 Seymour Lipschutz / Marc Lipson Schaum's Outline of Linear Algebra 4th McGraw Hill 9780071543521 Taliaferro (601, 603), Daripa (602)
Required.
602 600, 700, 720 Richard Haberman Applied Partial Differential Equations with Fourier Series and Boundary Value Problems 5th Pearson 9780321797056 Guermond (600), G. Allen (700, 720)
Required.
603 600 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Walton
Sets of notes are available on the course webpage http://www.math.tamu.edu/~jay.walton/Math603F2014.html
605 600 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Daripa
607 600 Halsey Royden / Patrick Fitzpatrick Real Analysis 4th Pearson 9780131437470 Yu
Required.
609 600, 699 David Kincaid / Ward Cheney Numerical Analysis 3rd American Mathematical Society 9780821847886 Lazarov (600), Pasciak (699)
Required. Previous editions of the textbook will suffice for the class as well.
610 600 Christian Grossmann / Hans Roos / Martin Stynes Numerical Treatment of Partial Differential Equations 1st Springer 9783540715825 Pasciak
Required.
611 600 Lawrence C. Evans Partial Differential Equations 2nd American Mathematical Society 9780821849743 Rundell
Required.
613 600 Douglas B. West Introduction to Graph Theory 2nd Pearson 9780130144003 Yan
Required.
615 600 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Sivakumar
Students will be asked to buy the book from Notes-n-Quotes at the beginning of the term.
615 699 N.L. Carothers Real Analysis 1st Cambridge University Press 9780521497565 Howard
Required.
617 600 John B. Conway Functions of One Complex Variable I 2nd Springer 9780387903286 Boas
Required.
623 600 Thomas A. Ivey / J.M. Landsberg Cartan for Beginners: Differential Geometry via Moving Frames and Exterior Differential Systems 1st AMS 9780821833759 Landsberg
Required.
636 600 Glen E. Bredon Topology and Geometry (Graduate Texts in Mathematics) 1st Springer 9780387979267 Nekrashevych
Required.
640 699-700, 720 Peter J. Olver / Cheri Shakiban Applied Linear Algebra 1st Pearson 9780131473829 Sunik
Required.
641 600 James P. Keener Principles of Applied Mathematics: Transformation and Approximation, revised edition 2nd Westview Press 9780738201290 Narcowich
Required.
645 699-700, 720 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Geller
Will download the book from Geller's website and the readings are available at Copy Corner.
653 600 Thomas W. Hungerford Algebra 1st Springer 9780387905181 Grigorchuk
Required.
655 600 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Schlumprecht
661 600 Alexandre Ern / Jean-Luc Guermond Theory and Practice of Finite Elements 1st Springer 9780387205748 Guermond
Required. Will also use personal notes that the instructor will distribute.
662 600 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A P. Tretkoff
Lecture reading links can be found at www.math.tamu.edu/~ptretkoff/TopicsFall2015.pdf
663 601 Douglas
664 600-601 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Chen (600), Kuchment (601)
669 600 Walton/Shiu
685 601-633, 700, 720 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Staff
689 601 Hideyuki Matsumura Commutative Ring Theory 1st (1986) Cambridge University Press 9780521367646 Witherspoon
Required.
691 601-642, 651-653 N / A No Text Required N/A N/A N/A Staff