Computer assignment zero (Cribbed from Karen Uhlenbeck's class)
Not to be handed in!
Here are some instructions for starting on your 0th computer assignment. The professor who
constructed and kept up up the netmath pages, Bill Schelter, died of at a heart
Written assignment 5
Due November 21 Sadun/Ristov
THERE IS AN ERROR IN THIS ASSIGNMENT. IN PROBLEM 1,
YOU SHOULD SHOW THAT f(x+ct) + g(x-ct) [NOT f(t+cx)+g(t-cx)] IS A SOLUTION.
OR, IF YOU PREFER, THAT f(t + x/c) + g(t-x/c) IS A SOLUTION.
Written Assignment 4
Due Tuesday, November 12
Almost all of this material refers back to stuff we did a while ago, but it still makes for
interesting exploration for what a system of ordinary differential equations means.
1. The Volt
Third Written Assignment
Due October 10 Math 375 Sadun/Ristov
Up to three people are urged to work together. Please hand in only one assignment per group.
1. Make up a model of interaction for two species which are symbiotic.
One example of such an intera
Math 375 Sadun/Ristov 2nd Written Assignment
Due September 26
If at all possible, please work in groups of 2-3 people!
1. Do problem 5 on page 44. This is to find a differential equation which models a population of
microorganisms with plenty of food, whi
First Assignment (due Sept 10)
For your first assignment (to be handed in, we will do others in class) pick out one journal article
from the textbook by Taubes and write a report of a paragraph or two explaining what it is about
and why you find the artic
Computer Assignment 3 Math 375
Sadun/Ristov Due Oct 24
You are encouraged to hand in joint work. Also, feel free to bug the
prof or TA about computer problems. Also remember your minor project
is coming up! You may find the material under systems of equat
Computer Assignment 2 Math 375 Sadun/Ristov
Up to three people are urged to work together. Please put your e-mail
address on all assignments. Please hand in only one assignment per group.
Due Oct 3. (Hopefully, this will clarify the material in chapter 5.
First Computer Assignment Math 375 Sadun/Ristov Due Sept 17
You may do these assignments with any software. See instruction page for doing them on
1. On the inclass exercises on exponentials (September 12), in problem 5 you are a
Written assignment 6
Due December 2 Sadun/Ristov
This assignment is optional, and can be used to replace a previous assignment that you didn't do
so well on.
As you probably know, the oil tanker "Prestige" just sank in deep water (10,000 feet dee