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
Semester 1, 2009 St Lucia Internal Course Profile