Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Science

School

Mathematics & Physics School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

3 Lecture hours, 1 Tutorial hour

Incompatible

MATH4401

Prerequisite

Permission of Head of School

Assessment methods

Examination, assignments

Course coordinator

Assoc Prof Bevan Thompson (hbt@maths.uq.edu.au)

This course is not currently offered, please contact the school.

Course description

(Offered in semester 1 in odd years only) Banach spaces; compactness; Arzela-Ascoli theorem; contraction mappings. Rn theorems: Sard, Weierstrass; Tietze. Brouwer degree theory; Poincare-Bohl; Weighted sum formula; Borsuk Theorem; reduction theorem; applications to differential equations. Cones & nonnegative solutions. Schauder degree theory. Introduction to bifucation theory.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile