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18.306 Advanced Partial Differential Equations with Applications

As taught in: Fall 2009

Plots of grid scale oscillations.

Numerical calculations showing grid scale oscillations. (Images by Prof. R. Rosales.)

Level:

Graduate

Instructors:

Prof. Rodolfo R. Rosales

Course Features

Course Description

The focus of the course is the concepts and techniques for solving the partial differential equations (PDE) that permeate various scientific disciplines. The emphasis is on nonlinear PDE. Applications include problems from fluid dynamics, electrical and mechanical engineering, materials science, quantum mechanics, etc.