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Start of Studies

For students starting the program in the winter term 2019/20:

The block course on Mathematical Foundations will start on 30th September, 2019.

Duration:       30/09/2019 - 11/10/2019

Place:            building D, floor 10, room 08  (D.10.08)

Lectures:      9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

by Prof. Dr. Francesco Knechtli, Dr. Tomasz Korzec, PD Dr. Stephan Dürr

Excercises:  2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.      -  Tutor: Babak Arani Far


Literature for the Block Course Mathematical Foundations:

K. F. Riley and M. P. Hobson: „Essential Mathematical Methods for the Physical Sciences“, Cambridge University Press



1. Differentiation in 1D

2. Taylor series

3. Special functions

4. Integration in 1D

5. Differentiation in 3D

6. Taylor expansion in 3D

7. Integration in 3D

8. Complex Numbers

9. Complex di_erentiation

10. Contour integral (?)

11. Fundamental theorem of algebra

12. Linear independence and vectorspaces

13. Vector norms and scalar products

14. Linear mappings and matrices

15. Linear systems and inverses

16. Traces and determinants

17. Change of basis

18. Eigenvalues and eigenvectors

19. Diagonalizability and diagonalization

20. Matrix valued functions



Welcome Meeting

We invite you to a welcome meeting on

Monday, 14th October, 2019

9:00 to 11:00 a.m.

room D.10.08

You will get answers to probable questions. Here are some more useful information for new students.

zuletzt bearbeitet am: 20.09.2019