UBC Math 402 — Winter 2015
http://www.math.ubc.ca/~loew/m402/


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HW   Homework Assignment 12 ... does not exist. Congratulate yourself for doing 11 serious pieces of homework this term! 07 Apr 2015
RR   Lecture Notes — Chapter VII: Hamiltonian Methods.
I'm sorry these are late. I wanted to polish them some more before showing anybody, but even in the current form they are better than nothing.
01 Apr 2015
HW 02 Apr 2015
09:00
Homework Assignment 11. Added 2015-04-20: Solutions. 26 Mar 2015
RR   Classroom Notes — Transversality Conditions for Local Minima. 26 Mar 2015
HW 26 Mar 2015
09:00
Homework Assignment 10. Added 2015-03-26: Solutions. 19 Mar 2015
RR   Lecture Notes — Chapter VI: Lagrange Multipliers. 19 Mar 2015
HW 19 Mar 2015
09:00
Homework Assignment 9. Added 2015-03-26: Solutions. 12 Mar 2015
RR   Lecture Notes — Chapter V: Strong Local Minima and the Weierstrass Condition. 12 Mar 2015
NEWS   Enrolment Services has scheduled our final examination for 23 April 2015 (Thursday), 15:30-18:00, in room MATH 104. Please double-check this on the Official Exam Timetable a week before the event. 11 Mar 2015
HW 12 Mar 2015
09:00
Homework Assignment 8. Added 2015-03-12: Solutions. 06 Mar 2015
HW 04 Mar 2015 Homework Assignment 7. Added 2015-03-09: Solutions. 27 Feb 2015
RR   Lecture Notes — Chapter IV: The Second Variation. 27 Feb 2015
HW 25 Feb 2015 Midterm Test: Questions. Added 2015-03-11: Solutions. 27 Feb 2015
HW 25 Feb 2015 Homework Assignment 6. Added 2015-03-11: Solutions. 13 Feb 2015
RR   Lecture Notes — Chapter III: Convexity and Sufficiency. 08 Feb 2015
HW 13 Feb 2015 Homework Assignment 5. Added 2015-02-13: Solutions. 06 Feb 2015
HW 04 Feb 2015 Homework Assignment 4 Added 2015-02-07: Solutions. 29 Jan 2015
RR   Lecture Notes — Chapter II: Extensions.
Our initial focus in class will be on sections A, C, D, F, and G. (Sections B and E may come later, or give way to other material.)
23 Jan 2015
RR 28 Jan 2015 Homework Assignment 3 Added 2015-01-29: Solutions. 22 Jan 2015
RR 21 Jan 2015 Homework Assignment 2 Added 2015-01-22: Solutions. 16 Jan 2015
RR 14 Jan 2015 Homework Assignment 1. Updated 2015-01-26: Solutions. 07 Jan 2015
NEWS   As noted on the Course Outline, grades in this course are based on weekly homework and one in-class midterm test. That test will be held on Wednesday 25 February 2015. 05 Jan 2015
RR   Lecture Notes — Chapter I: First Variations. [Edited 2015-01-09 to improve Section D.] 05 Jan 2015
RR   Course Outline for Winter 2015 05 Jan 2015
RR   Professor Loewen's Home Page 05 Jan 2015

Codes: RR = readings; PP = practice problems (not to hand in); HW = homework problems (to be submitted); EXAM = midterm or final exam materials.

Dr. Philip D. Loewen

Office Mathematics Building, room 207
Email loew@math.ubc.ca (try this first)
Office phone 604-822-3082 (urgent cases only, please)
URI http://www.math.ubc.ca/~loew/
Office Hours I'm happy to meet individuals or small groups in room MATH 207, but advance planning is essential. To schedule a conversation, email loew@math.ubc.ca, including your course number (e.g., “264” or “211”) in the subject line.

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