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An Introduction to Mathematical Physics Via Oscillations
2005-2012

by Dr. R. L. Herman

These are notes for an introductory one semester course in Mathematical Physics. The first set of notes was drafted Fall 2005 and last edited in Spring 2011. The text will be edited further during Spring 2012. Any significant changes after first posting will be noted below by the date.

The current version: MathPhys_Main.pdf - Apr 16, 2012
The Spring 2011 version: MathPhys_2011.pdf - 6.825 MB

Individual Chapters - Pay attention to change dates as text is being edited.

Ch Topic Pgs Last Revision Comments
 

Preamble - Table of Contents

 

Apr 16

 

0

Prologue

1-10

Jan 29

 

1

Introduction

11-44

Jan 16

2

ODEs and SHM

45-110

Jan 29

 

3

Linear Algebra

111-164

Feb 9

minor changes

4

Harmonics - Fourier Series

165-210

Feb 9

minor changes

5

Function Spaces

211-264

Mar 23

 

6

Complex Representations

265-316

 Mar 23

 

7

Transform Techniques

317-372

 Apr 6

Added examples/figs

8

Vector Analysis and EM  Waves

373-416

 Apr 16

Corrections made

9

Oscillations in Higher Dimensions

417-464

Apr 9

in progress
 

Appendix: Series

465-498

Jan 29

 

 

Index

501-505

Apr 16

 

 

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