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Mohammad Niksirat
University of Alberta
MR ID: 634714
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Posted date
2021-11-14 18:54:04
Revised date
2021-12-26 02:36:28
Notes type
   Standard Course Offering
   Differential Equations
      Ordinary Differential Equations

Ordinary Differential Equations

A First Course

This volume is an elementary textbook on ordinary differential equations that most students in science and engineering faculties take in their second year. All topics in this book are organized into chapters, sections, and subsections. There is at least one solved example for each subject in the book, and most of them are accompanied by graphs and drawing to illustrate the main point visually. The book is self-contained. The appendix chapter summarizes the essential pre-requisite for the course.

Course Notes and Supplementary Material (PDF format)

TypeFile (Size)Date
Course notes v2 PDF (3.6M) 01/08/22