**Math
5420 (Functions of a Complex Variable)
Spring 2005, UNT **

**Lecture: **GAB 438, MW 3:30-4:50pm

**Instructor: **Professor
Olav Richter

**Office:**GAB 418 B**Office hours:**MW 1:30-3:00pm, and by appointment**Phone:**565-4352**email:**richter@unt.edu

**Course Description: **Math 5420 is the continuation of Math 5410. The course
is highly recommended for students who are considering taking the complex
analysis qualifying exam. Topics include: Applications of the residue theorem,
product developments, conformal mappings, and elliptic functions.

**Textbook: **We will not follow a particular textbook very closely.
However, most of the material that we will cover can be found in the following two
books:

**Title:**Functions of One Complex Variable**Author:**John B. Conway**Publisher:**Springer

and

**Title:**Complex Analysis**Author:**Lars V. Ahlfors**Publisher:**McGraw Hill

**Exams & Grading Policy: **Your final grade will be based on homework, a midterm,
and a comprehensive final. Homework assignments will be handed out in class and
your lowest homework score will be dropped.** **The midterm will be on March
7^{th}. The final exam will be on May 9^{th} (3:30-5:30pm).
Please make sure that you are available at those dates, since **there will be
NO make up exams!**

The grade is comprised of

**Homework (35%),****Midterm (30%)****Comprehensive Final (35%).**