PHY312 Mathematical Methods of Physics I

General Information

Lecturer: Prof. Massimiliano Grazzini

Dr. Javier Mazzitelli - Y36 K36

Simone Devoto - Y36 K36

Jeong Yeon Yook - Y36 K36

Lectures: Tuesday, 13:00 - 14:45, in Y16 G05
Thursday, 12:15 - 13:45, in Y16 G05
Exercises: Tuesday, 15:00 - 17:00, in Y16 G05 and Y27 H35
Exam: Thursday, December 21 2017, 12:15-16:00, in Y03 G95
  • In order to pass the Module three conditions have to be fulfilled: i) 60% of the exercises assigned during the course must be delivered and carried out correctly; ii) the student must go at least once at the blackboard to solve the assigned exercise iii) the final exam must be passed.

Final Exam

  • Date: Thursday December 21, 2017, 12:15 - 16:00, Y03-G95
  • Help: 3 sheets (6 pages) A4, personally handwritten notes are allowed; NO calculator, or other electronic device is allowed.

Exercise Classes


  • G.B. Arfken and H.J. Weber, Mathematical Methods for Physicists, Academic Press, Inc. 1995
  • H. Cartan, Elementare Theorien der Analytischen Funktionen einer oder mehreren Komplexen Veränderlichen, BI Hochschultaschenbücher Band 112, 1966
  • S. Lang, Complex Analysis, Springer Verlag 1993
  • L. V. Ahlfors, Complex Analysis 2nd ed. 1966
  • J. F. Cornwell, Group Theory in Physics, Academic Press 1984