phy541  Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering II (Course overview)
Institute of Physics 
6 KP 

Module components 
Semester courses Sommersemester 2021 
Examination 
Lecture


5.04.616  Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering II
Friday: 12:15  13:45, weekly (from 16/04/21), Location: (online) Dates on Monday. 02.08.21, Monday. 04.10.21 10:00  13:00, Location: A14 1101 (Hörsaal 1), W32 0005
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To obtain advanced knowledge in application of mathematical methods to solve problems in physics and engineering
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Matrices and vector spaces (linear vector spaces, basis, norm, matrices, matrix operations, determinant, inverse matrix, eigenvalue decomposition)
Quadratic forms
Linear equations (Gauss elimination, leastsquares solution)
Functions of multiple variables (stationary points, constrained optimisation using Lagrange multipliers)
Fourier series


Exercises



Notes for the module 
Prerequisites 
Contents of the lecture “Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering I” 
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 advanced knowledge in application of mathematical methods to solve problems in physics and engineering. 
