** Text: ** "Principles of Applied Mathematics: Transformation and Approximation",
by James P. Keener, Westview Press

** Catalog Description: ** Review of preliminary concepts; sequence and function spaces; normed linear spaces, inner product spaces;
spectral theory for compact operators; fixed point theorems; applications to integral equations and the calculus of variations.

** Course Content: ** The course will cover selected sections of Chapter 1, most of Chapters 2-4, and the start of Chapter 5.

** Prerequisites: ** Math 447, 640 or approval of instructor.

** Instructor: ** J. D. Ward, MILNER 305 (Office), 979-845-1169 (phone)

** Email: ** jward@math.tamu.edu

** URL: ** http://www.math.tamu.edu/~jward
** office hours: ** 4-5 TRF

** Grading Policy: **

- Mid-Term, 35% of your grade.
- Final (Monday, Dec. 8 10:30-12:30, CE 134), 35% of your grade.
- Homework assignments: 30% of your grade.

90-100% | A |

80-89% | B |

70-79% | C |

60-69% | D |

below 60% | no guarantees |

** Note: Q-drop deadline is April 3 **

MAKE-UP POLICY: Make-ups for
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students should inform the instructor
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next working day after missing an
exam or quiz. Otherwise, they forfeit their rights to a make-up.

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Honor Council Rules and Procedures

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due Sept. 8 | p.49: 5, 8; p. 50: 1, 3, 6a,c, 9; p. 53: 2, 3 | |

due Sept. 22 | p.54: 3, 4, 1a,b (using A = LU), 2 (Sec. 1.5); p. 56: 10; | |

due Oct. 6 | p.93: 2; p.94: 3, 7, 10, 11 | |

due Oct. 20 | p.95: 4, 7 (n=2 only); p.96: 11, 14, 16, 17a | |

due Nov. 3 | p.99: 26a,b,c; hand-out assignment on wavelets(first entry in each set of coefficients corresponds to k = 0) | |

due Nov. 17 | p.128: (Sec. 3.2): 3a,b (Sec. 3.3) 1, (Sec. 3.4) 1a, 2b, 3, 4; p. 130: 6 | |

due Dec. 1 | p.130: (Sec. 3.5) 1a,c, 2a, b ; p.131 (Sec. 3.6) 1, 4, 6 | |