18.152 - Introduction To PDEs (Spring 2020)

Instructor: Kyeongsu Choi (choiks [at] mit.edu)

Office: Room 2-165

Office Hours: M 11:00 am-noon, F 3:00-4:00 pm

Lectures: MW 9:30-11:00 am room 2-131

TA: Donghao Wang (donghaow [at] mit.edu)

TA OH: Tu 3:00-4:00 pm room 2-390F

COURSE DESCRIPTION

In this course we introduces three main types of partial differential equations: di usion, elliptic, and hyperbolic. We provide real world examples and applications to diffusion processes of heat energy, electrostatics, water waves, and other topics as time permits.

Prerequisites: 18.100; 18.06, 18.700, or 18.701

Text Book: Partial Differential Equations in Action, by Sandro Salsa (3rd Edition)

RECENT UPDATE

[01.31.2020]  Welcome to the spring semester!