**University of Toronto at
Mississauga
Fall 2016**

**Course Outline
MAT 244H**

** Office hours before the final exam:** M.Y.: Thu, Dec 8, 11-12:30; T.H.: Fri, Dec 9, 2-4

**Lecture
101:**

*Instructor:*Michael Yampolsky, Room DH-3022*e-mail:*yampol(at)math(dot)utoronto(dot)ca*Lectures:*Tuesdays 2pm-4pm, CC-1080, and Thursdays 1pm-2pm, Room IB-245*Office hours:*Tuesdays 12-1pm and Thursdays 12-1pm or by appointment

**Lecture
102:**

*Instructor:*Tobias Hurth, Room DH-3017*e-mail:*tobias(dot)hurth(at)utoronto(dot)ca*Lectures:*Tuesdays 5pm-7pm, IB-150, and Thursdays 5pm-6pm, Room IB-150*Office hours:*Tuesdays, 1-2pm, and Thursdays, 3-4pm, or by appointment

**TAs:**

- Masih Alavy,
masih(dot)alavy(at)mail(dot)utoronto(dot)ca

*Office hours*: Fridays, 1pm-2pm and 3pm-4pm, DH 2034 - Alfred Benn, alfred(dot)benn(at)gmail(dot)com

*Office hours*: Fridays 10am-12pm, DH 2034

*Textbook:*Edwards & Penney,*Differential Equations with Boundary Value Problems: Computing and Modelling*, Fifth Edition, Prentice Hall

*Topics:*The course will cover Chapters 1-6,8,9 of the text. The topics will include: an introduction to first order differential equations; phase plane analysis; numerical methods; higher order linear equations and systems; nonlinear phenomena; power series solutions, Fourier series solutions.*Computing project:*The computational side of the course will be based on the use of a powerful computer algebra system*Maple*. Please click here for the links to*Maple*resources and the descriptions of the computing projects.*Web Page:**http://www.math.utoronto.ca/~yampol/MAT244Fall2016.html*

**Marking scheme:**

*30%*in-class quizzes**at the start**of the class on the following Tuesdays: Sept 20, Oct 4, Nov 8, Nov 22, and one computing project due December 1**in class***25%*Midterm, October 27th, in class*45%*Final Exam

**IMPORTANT:
Please note that there will be no make-up quizzes, an undocumented absence will
result in zero credit. A late hand-in of the computing assignment will also
result in zero credit.** **You must write the quizzes/midterm in the lecture
section you are registered for.**

Click here for the

Click
here for the suggested homework exercises.

Click
here to see the solutions of past quizzes and the midterm.

Supplementary
material to chapter 3: Complex numbers. There are numerous websites with an
introduction to complex numbers. Here is a link to one such
introduction.

**Plagiarism
and academic honesty:**
Students are expected to adhere to the academic regulations of the University as
outlined in the "Code of Behaviour on Academic Matters" which can be
found in the UTM Calendar.

The work you submit must be your own. Plagiarism is a form of academic fraud, and the University treats it very seriously. See the guide How Not to Plagiarize.