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School of Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Now offering two distinct diplomas: Chemical Engineering and Environmental Engineering

Ordinary Differential Equations

Course Information:

Course ID:MATH 203
Type of course:Required course
Semester:Fall
Credits:3
ΕCTS:5
Teaching Hours:Th=3, E=0, L=0

Instructor: Assistant Professor T. Daras (Faculty Member - EnvEng)

Textbooks (Eudoxus):

  • Book [222]: ΣΥΝΗΘΕΙΣ ΔΙΑΦΟΡΙΚΕΣ ΕΞΙΣΩΣΕΙΣ, ΤΡΑΧΑΝΑΣ ΣΤΕΦΑΝΟΣ
  • Book [11217]: Διαφορικές εξισώσεις, Κυβεντίδης Θωμάς Α.

Recommended reading:

  • Διαφορικές εξισώσεις για Μηχανικούς και Επιστήμονες,Y.A.Cengel, W.J.Palm III, 2017, Εκδόσεις Τζιόλα, κωδ. Εύδοξος 50655994

Eclass:

  •  Registration required

Course contents:

  • Introduction, initial value problems.
  • O.D.E’s of first and second order, separable, homogeneous, Bernoulli, Ricati, Euler, exact, the method of integrating factor.
  • Newton’s O.D.E. and applications on basic problems of elementary mechanics.
  • Linear independence & dependence, Wronskian, the y = gY transformation.
  • Linear O.D.E’s with constant coefficients.
  • The Laplace transform method.
  • Applications in mechanics and electricity.
  • Systems of O.D.E’s with constant coefficients.
  • Linear O.D.E.’s with varying coefficients.
  • The method of power series.

Assessment and grading method:

  • Final closed-book written exam, 100% of the grade or (optional)
  • Midterm exam, 50% and final closed-book written exam, 50% of the grade

Last modification: 19-09-2018