SYLLABUS
MAT 461  Applied Complex Analysis
FALL 2000*



  *Important Note: All items on this syllabus are subject to change.
Any in-class announcement, verbal or written, is considered
official addendum to this syllabus.


Instructor:       Dr. Sergei Suslov
Office:             PSA 629
Phone:             965-8987
E-mail:        sks@asu.edu
URL:          http://hahn.la.asu.edu/~suslov/index.html
Office Hours: 10:40 - 11:30 am MWF
Text:          Fundamentals of Complex Analysis, by Saff&Snider,
                        Prentice Hall, 1995
Prerequisite:   MAT 272 or equivalent
Exams:            There will be three regular in class exams (3*100);
                         homework & quizzes (100);
                         and a comprehensive final exam (200)
Grading Policy:
                         A = 90 - 100%
                         B = 80 - 89%
                         C = 70 - 79%
                         D = 60 - 69%
                         E = 0 - 59%
Material to be covered: Chapters 1-7 will be covered
Make-up policy: No make-up exams will be given without notification.
                            Also, no late homework will be accepted for grading.



Course Description

F, SS Analytic functions, complex integration,
Taylor and Laurent series, residue theorem, conformal mapping,
and harmonic functions.


Suggested MAT 461 Homework Problems

Section     Problems

1.1            1-26
1.2            1-17
1.3            1-2, 4-7, 10-12
1.4            1-10, 13, 17, 20
1.5            2-8, 10-11, 13-18
1.6            2-8

2.1            1 (a)-(f)*, 2,3 (a)-(b), 4 (a), 5, 6*
2.2            1-2*, 5 (a)-(c), 9, 12 -13, 19*
2.3            7*, 9 (a)-(b)*, 12, 14, 15*
2.4            1*, 5, 16(optional)
2.5            1* (a)-(c)

3.1            1*- 3, 5*, 7, 12-16, 18*
3.2            1*, 3, 5*, 12, 15, 17
3.3            1*, 3, 5*, 8, 10, 11*

4.1            1*(a)-(d), 3, 7*
4.2            3*(a)-(d), 6(a)-(c), 7*, 9, 13
4.3            1*(a)-(g), 2, 7*
4.4            3*(a)-(e), 10(a)-(d), 15-17
4.5            1*, 3*(a)-(f), 4, 6, 7

5.1            1*(a)-(e), 2*(a)-(b), 10
5.2            1*(a)-(e), 4, 6, 8*(a)-(c)
5.5            1*(a)-(d), 3*(a)-(c), 5
5.6            1*(a)-(d), 2

6.1            1*(a)-(h), 2, 3*(a)-(g), 7
6.2            1*-7
6.3            1*-4, 11

 *homework problem for grading



IMPORTANT INFO:

History of Mathematics Archive

Homework
HW#1, sections 1.1-1.4: due to Friday, Sept. 1
HW#2, sections 1.5-2.5: due to Friday, Sept. 22
HW#3, sections 3.1-3.3 due to Wednesday, Oct. 4
HW#4, sections 4.1-4.5 due to Friday, Oct. 27
HW#5, sections  5.1-5.2, 5.5-5.6 due to Monday, Nov. 27
HW#6, sections 6.1-6.3 to Friday, Dec. 1

Quizzes
Quiz#1 Friday, September 1
Chapter 1, sections 1.1-1.4
Quiz#2 Friday, October 20
Chapter 4, sections 4.1-4.5

Tests
Test#1 Friday, September 22
Review  Wednesday, September 20
Chapters 1-2, sections 1.1-1.5 & 2.1-2.5 and section 3.1 of chapter 3
are on the test.
Sample Test 1: ps, pdf

Test#2   Friday, October 27
Review  Wednesday, October 25
Chapters 3-4, sections: 3.2-3.3 & 4.1-4.6
are on the test.

Test#3   Friday, December 1
Review  Wednesday, November 29
Chapters 4-6, sections: 5.1-5.2, 5.5-5.6 & 6.1-6.3
are on the test

Final Exam Wednesday, December 13, 7:40-9:30
Review Monday, December 4, 11:40-1:30, Wednesday, December 6, 11:00-12:00, PSF 210