Preliminary Midterm Dates: Monday, January 31st and Monday, February 28th.

Final Exam Date: Friday, March 18th, 3-6PM.


 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 DynamicsHomework #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 OrderHomework #3 is due on January 26th
 Jan. 28
 3.5: Nonhomogeneous Equations; Method of Undetermined CoefficientsMatlab Assignment #2 is due on January 28th
 Jan. 31
 Midterm #1
 
 Feb. 2
 3.6: Variation of ParametersNo Homework due this Week
 Feb. 4
 7.1-7.2: 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 EquationsHomework #4 is due on February 9th
 Feb. 11
 7.5: Homogeneous Linear Systems with Constant CoefficientsMatlab Assignment #3 is due on February 11th
 Feb. 14
 7.6: Complex Eigenvalues 
 Feb. 16
 7.7-7.8: Fundamental Matrices, Repeated EigenvaluesHomework #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
 5.2-5.3: Series Solutions Near an Ordinary PointMatlab Assignment #3 is due on February 25th
 Feb. 28
 Midterm #2 
 Mar. 2
 6.1: The Laplace TransformNo Homework is due this week
 Mar. 4
 6.2: Solution of Initial Value Problems 
 Mar. 7
 6.3-6.4: Step Function; Discontinuous Forcing Functions 
 Mar. 9
 6.5: Impulse FunctionsHomework #7 is due on March 9th
 Mar. 11
 Review, Last Day of Class.
 
 Mar. 18
 FINAL EXAM. 3-6PM