Math 425 / AMCS 525 - Notes and Homework
Thursday January 26, 2016
Topics for this week -
- The wave equation - initial and
initial/boundary value problems for the wave equation, forms of solutions
(separated solutions, Dalembert's solution), proofs of uniqueness.
Third Homework Assignment - due Thursday,
February 4 rather than Tuesday, February 2
- Reading: Read sections 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 2.1 and 2.2 of the
text
- Be prepared to discuss the following problems in class:
- Page 19 (18 in the first edition), problems 2, 4, 5, 6, 9
- Page 24, problems 1, 3
- Page 27, problems 1, 2
- Page 38 (p. 36 in the first ed), problems 1, 3, 9
- Page 41 (p. 40 in the first ed), problems 1, 2, 3
- Write up solutions of the following to hand in:
- Page 19, problems 7, 10
- Page 25, problem 6 (this is page 24, problem 5 in the first ed)
- Page 27, problem 4
- Page 38 (p. 36 in the first ed), problems 2, 5, 6, 10
- Page 41 (p. 40 in the first ed), problems 4, 5