100211 Analysis I

Course offering details

Instructors: Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander

Type: Lecture

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Course Name Abbreviation: Analysis I

Hours per week: 3

Credits: 7.50

Min. | Max. participants: - | -

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Official Course Description:
Analysis I/II is one of the fundamental courses in the mathematical education (together with Linear Algebra I/II). Its goal is to develop calculus in a rigorous manner and in sufficient generality to prepare the student for advanced work in mathematics. At the same time, the content is chosen so that students arrive quickly at central concepts which are used in essentially all mathematics courses, and which are needed in the exact sciences.

The Analysis sequence begins with a quick review of natural, rational and real numbers (which are assumed as known), and introduces the field of complex numbers. The axiom of completeness distinguishes the real numbers from the rationals and marks the beginning of Analysis.

Metric spaces are introduced and used to define continuity and convergence in a general framework. The intermediate and maximal value theorems for real numbers are discussed as consequences of connectedness and compactness on metric spaces.

Another important subject are sequences and series of complex numbers and their convergence criteria. In particular, the complex exponential series is discussed together with its offspring, the sine and cosine functions.

Finally, differentiability of functions on the real line is introduced, together with Taylor approximation.

This course has no formal prerequisites; incoming students with a strong mathematics background are encouraged to take this class in their first semester. However, a familiarity with mathematical reasoning and proof (e.g.\ proof by induction or by contradiction), such as introduced in 110100 General Mathematics and Computational Science, is required.

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Appointments
Date From To Room Instructors
1 Tue, 3. Sep. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
2 Th, 5. Sep. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
3 Tue, 10. Sep. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
4 Th, 12. Sep. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
5 Tue, 17. Sep. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
6 Th, 19. Sep. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
7 Tue, 24. Sep. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
8 Th, 26. Sep. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
9 Tue, 1. Oct. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
10 Tue, 8. Oct. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
11 Th, 10. Oct. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
12 Tue, 15. Oct. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
13 Th, 17. Oct. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
14 Th, 24. Oct. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
15 Tue, 29. Oct. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
16 Th, 31. Oct. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
17 Tue, 5. Nov. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
18 Th, 7. Nov. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
19 Tue, 12. Nov. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
20 Th, 14. Nov. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
21 Tue, 19. Nov. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
22 Th, 21. Nov. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
23 Tue, 26. Nov. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
24 Th, 28. Nov. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
25 Tue, 3. Dec. 2013 08:15 09:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
26 Th, 5. Dec. 2013 11:15 12:30 East Hall 4 Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
27 Fri, 20. Dec. 2013 12:30 14:30 Lecture Hall Research III Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander
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Course Catalogue > School of Engineering and Science > Mathematical Sciences > Undergraduate Level Courses
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Instructors
Prof. Dr. Götz Pfander