[ 261MATH18 ] Subject Mathematics

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27 ECTS Accumulative subject examination B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Mathematics Peter Zeppenfeld Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Original study plan Bachelor's programme Technical Physics 2020W
Objectives Becoming acquainted with mathematical lines of reasoning in special consideration of areas relevant for physics.
Subject I:
Differentiation and integration in one dimension; convergence of series; Taylor expansion.

Mathematical basics, matrices and systems of linear equations, vector spaces, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, bilinear forms, polynomial algebra.

Partial differentiation and vector analysis; curvilinear coordinates: line integral; multidimensional integration (Theorems of Gauß, Stokes and Green); Taylor expansion in higher dimensions (in particular vector fields); ordinary differential equations
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