Catalogue of Modules, University of Nottingham

HG4MPD Mathematical Techniques in Partial Differential Equations for Engineers
(Last Updated:03 May 2017)

Year  14/15

Total Credits: 10

Level: Level 4

Target Students:  BEng and MEng students in the Faculty of Engineering.  Available to JYA/Erasmus students.

Taught Semesters:

SemesterAssessment
Spring Assessed by end of Spring Semester 

Prerequisites: An advanced competence in the calculus of one and several variables to a level provided by HG1M11 and HG1M12 or HG1CLA. Competence in the solution techniques for linear ordinary differential equations, the use of Fourier series and Laplace or Fourier integral transforms to a level provided by HG2M13 or HG2ME1 of G12DEF.

Corequisites:  None.

Summary of Content:  This module provides a variety of analytic techniques for solving partial differential equations. Topics include: