Advanced Partial Differential Equations with Applications

Plots of grid scale oscillations.

Numerical calculations showing grid scale oscillations. (Images by Prof. R. Rosales.)


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Fall 2009



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The focus of the course is the concepts and techniques for solving the partial differential equations (PDE) that permeate various scientific disciplines. The emphasis is on nonlinear PDE. Applications include problems from fluid dynamics, electrical and mechanical engineering, materials science, quantum mechanics, etc.

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Rodolfo Rosales. 18.306 Advanced Partial Differential Equations with Applications. Fall 2009. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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