PHYS-405 Mathematical Physics

This course focuses on developing mathematical techniques for solving advanced problems in physics including thermodynamics, optics, classical mechanics, and quantum mechanics. Mathematical methods will be introduced and examined from differential equations, calculus of variations, and advanced linear algebra. Requirements: Sophomore standing or higher. Prerequisites: MATH 201, MATH-112, Intro Physics II (PHYS-205 or -206) and sophomore standing. 4 SH. CC: Interdisciplinary.