PHY312 Mathematical Methods of Physics I

General Information

Lecturer: Prof. Philippe Jetzer
Assistants:

Luca Buonocore  (Y36 K 30)
Markus Loechner  (Y36 K 74)
Xiaoxiong Liu  (Y36 J 32)
Michael Ebersold  (Y36 K 32)

Lecture: Tuesday 10:15 - 12:00  (Y16 G 15)
Thursday 13:00 - 14:45  (Y16 G 05)
Exercise classes:

Tuesday 13:00 - 14:45  (starting on the 28.09.2021)

Group 1 English (Luca & Xiaoxiong): Y03 G91
Group 2 German (Markus & Michael): Y36 J33

Misc:
  • Testat condition: Solve 60% of the exercise sheets
  • VVZ

Exam:

13.01.2022, 09:00 - 12:00, Y16 G 05

  • Questions will most likely be given in German and English
  • Open-book, all printed material is allowed
  • No electronic devices are allowed

Lecture

Mathematische Methoden der Physik I (PDF, 906 KB)

Please report any mistakes or typos to Michael.

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