MATH 410 - Special Functions

Semester: 2020-2021 Spring

Instructor: Dr. Instr. Emre SERMUTLU

Room: R-201

Course Description:  Gamma function. Beta function. Bessel’s and generalized Bessel’s function. Orthogonal polynomials. Chebyshev, Legendre, Hermite, Laguere, Jacobi polynomials, Hypergeometric functions

Textbook: L.C. Andrews, Special Functions of Mathematics for Engineers and Scientists, 2nd ed. SPIE Optical Engineering Press, 1998, ISBN: 0-81942-616-4

Reference Book:   G.B. Arfken, H.J. Weber, Frank E. Harris, Mathematical Methods for Physicists: A Comprehensive Guide, 7th Edition, Academic Press, 2012, ISBN: 978-0123846549

Evaluation Criteria:

  • First Midterm, classical (webonline): %30
  • Second Midterm, test (webonline): %30
  • Final (webonline) %40

Exam Dates:

  • First Midterm, 20.04.2021, Tuesday, 17:00.
  • Second Midterm, 25.05.2021, Tuesday, 20:30
  • Final, 15.06.2021, Tuesday, 10:00