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Math 313 - Functions of a Complex Variable (Spring 2017)
MWF 10:20-11:10, 217 McGregory
- Instructor: Joe P. Chen
- Contact: 214 McGregory, jpchen-at-(the obvious edu).
- Office hours: MWRF 11:15-11:50, WR 13:00-15:00. Other times by appointment.
- Syllabus.
- Some highlights from the first half of the course: \(\displaystyle \log(-1)=? \quad i^i=? \quad \frac{1}{2\pi i} \int_C\, \frac{f(z)}{z-z_0}\,dz = ?\)
- Some highlights from the second half of the course: What is the contour integral around Western Europe? Why does a mathematician name his dog Cauchy? How do you compute \(\displaystyle \int_{-\infty}^\infty\, \frac{\cos(2x)}{(x^2+1)^2(x^2+4)^2}\,dx\)?
- A collection of jokes on everything complex analysis. Dear Student: If you know how to laugh at almost every joke on this page, you deserve to pass this course!
- All other information can be found on Piazza. Class resource page available here.
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