Math 2051 A '08 Lecture Notes

The links below go to pdf files that are scanned versions of the notes used in lecture. If there was a Maple worksheet used in lecture, that is linked as well. You will probably have to download the worksheet before you can use it.

Lecture Date Topic Worksheet
1 8/29 Introduction to first order DE's
2 8/30 Separation of variables
3 9/03 First Order Linear DEs
4 9/05 Mixing problems, direction fields Direction fields
5 9/08 Autonomous DE's and stability
6 9/10 Population models
7 9/15 Second order equations
8 9/17 Constant coefficient DEs
9 9/19 Spring-mass model Damped spring-mass
10 9/22 Undetermined coefficients
11 9/24 More UDC and Forced spring-mass model Forced spring-mass
12 9/26 Resonance
13 9/29 Systems of Differential Equations
14 10/1 Constant Coefficient Systems
15 10/6 More on Constant Coefficient Systems
16 10/8 Laplace transforms
17 10/10 More Laplace transforms
18 10/13 Even More Laplace transforms

Bill Farr < bfarr@wpi.edu>