5420 (Functions of a Complex Variable)
Spring 2021, UNT
Lecture: ZOOM, TR 12:30-1:50pm
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 three books:
Exams & Grading Policy: Your final grade will be based on homework (your lowest HW score will be dropped), a midterm, and a comprehensive final. The midterm and final will be in-person exams in GAB 461. The midterm will be either on Feb 25th or on Mar 4th. The final exam will be on Apr 29th (10:30-12:30pm). Please make sure that you are available at those dates, since there will be NO make up exams! The grade is comprised of