5420 (Functions of a Complex Variable)
Spring 2005, UNT
Lecture: GAB 438, MW 3:30-4:50pm
Instructor: Professor Olav Richter
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:
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 7th. The final exam will be on May 9th (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