phy540  Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering I (Course overview)
Institute of Physics 
9 KP 

Module components 
Semester courses Wintersemester 2020/2021 
Examination 
Lecture


5.04.618  Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering I, lecture
 PD Dr. Stefan Uppenkamp, Dipl.Phys.
Monday: 14:00  16:00, weekly (from 19/10/20) Friday: 12:00  14:00, weekly (from 23/10/20) Dates on Friday. 12.02.21 09:30  11:30
Students obtain basic knowledge in application of mathematical methods to solve problems in physics and engineering
 Vector algebra (vectors in 2 and 3space, vector products, planes, lines, cylindrical and spherical coordinates)
 Preliminary calculus (elementary functions, limits, series, differentiation, integration)
 Preliminary complex analysis
 Introduction to ordinary differential equations
 Partial differentiation
 Vector calculus (scalar and vector fields, vector operators, line, surface and volume integrals, divergence and Stokes’ theorem)

5.04.618  T  Tutorenseminar: Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering I, lecture
 PD Dr. Stefan Uppenkamp, Dipl.Phys.
The course times are not decided yet.
Seminar für BetreuerInnen und TutorInnen zu Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering I, lecture


Exercises


5.04.618Ü1  Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering I, exercise
 PD Dr. Stefan Uppenkamp, Dipl.Phys.
Wednesday: 08:15  09:45, weekly (from 21/10/20)

5.04.618Ü2  Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering I, exercise
 Haider Riaz
 PD Dr. Stefan Uppenkamp, Dipl.Phys.
Wednesday: 10:15  11:45, weekly (from 21/10/20)

5.04.618Ü3  Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering I, exercise
 Geervan Gershwin Ramasawmy
 PD Dr. Stefan Uppenkamp, Dipl.Phys.
Wednesday: 10:15  11:45, weekly (from 21/10/20)

5.04.618Ü4  Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering I, exercise
 Philipp Schaffarz
 PD Dr. Stefan Uppenkamp, Dipl.Phys.
Wednesday: 12:15  13:45, weekly (from 21/10/20)

5.04.618Ü5  Mathematical Methods für Physics and Engineering I, exercise
 Hazal Karakus
 PD Dr. Stefan Uppenkamp, Dipl.Phys.
Wednesday: 14:15  15:45, weekly (from 21/10/20)

5.04.618Ü6  Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering I exercise
 Urantuya Batsuuri
 PD Dr. Stefan Uppenkamp, Dipl.Phys.
Wednesday: 08:15  09:45, weekly (from 21/10/20)


Notes for the module 
Prerequisites 
Abiturwissen Mathematik 
Module examination 
Max. 180 min written exam or 30 min oral exam. Here , you will find information about the consideration of bonus points for module marks. 
Skills to be acquired in this module 
To obtain basic knowledge in application of mathematical methods to solve problems in physics and engineering 
