Date 
Section and Material 
Notes

Jan. 3

1.1, 1.2, 1.3: Introduction; Classification and Modeling 

Jan. 5

2.1: Linear equations; Method of Integrating Factors 

Jan. 7

2.2: Separable Equations


Jan. 10

2.3, 2.4: First Order Modeling, Linear and Nonlinear Equations


Jan. 12
 2.5: Autonomous Equations and Population Dynamics  Homework #1 is due on January 12th

Jan. 14
 2.6: Exact Equations and Integrating Factors
 Matlab Assignment #1 is due on January 14th

Jan. 17
 No Class. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
 
Jan. 19
 3.1: Second Order Equations, Fundamental Solutions of Homogeneous Equations
 Homework #2 is due on January 19th

Jan. 21
 3.2: Linear Independence and the Wronskian  
Jan. 24
 3.3: Complex Roots of the Characteristic Equation  
Jan. 26
 3.4: Repeated Roots; Reduction of Order  Homework #3 is due on January 26th

Jan. 28
 3.5: Nonhomogeneous Equations; Method of Undetermined Coefficients  Matlab Assignment #2 is due on January 28th 
Jan. 31
 Midterm #1
 
Feb. 2
 3.6: Variation of Parameters  No Homework due this Week

Feb. 4
 7.17.2: Systems of First Order Linear Equations: Introduction, Review of Matrices  
Feb. 7
 7.3: Linear Independence, Eigenvalues, Eigenvectors  
Feb. 9
 7.4: Basic Theory of Systems of First Order Linear Equations  Homework #4 is due on February 9th

Feb. 11
 7.5: Homogeneous Linear Systems with Constant Coefficients  Matlab Assignment #3 is due on February 11th 
Feb. 14
 7.6: Complex Eigenvalues  
Feb. 16
 7.77.8: Fundamental Matrices, Repeated Eigenvalues  Homework #5 is due on February 16th 
Feb. 18
 7.9: Nonhomogeneous Linear Systems
 
Feb. 21
 No Class. President's Day
 
Feb. 23
 5.1: Review of Power Series; Using Power Series to Solve Differential Equations
 Homework #6 is due on February 23rd 
Feb. 25
 5.25.3: Series Solutions Near an Ordinary Point  Matlab Assignment #3 is due on February 25th 
Feb. 28
 Midterm #2  
Mar. 2
 6.1: The Laplace Transform  No Homework is due this week

Mar. 4
 6.2: Solution of Initial Value Problems  
Mar. 7
 6.36.4: Step Function; Discontinuous Forcing Functions  
Mar. 9
 6.5: Impulse Functions  Homework #7 is due on March 9th

Mar. 11
 Review, Last Day of Class.
 
Mar. 18
 FINAL EXAM. 36PM

