Mathematics
Summer 2005
MATH 106 Algebra and Elementary Functions 3 credits
An introduction to the basic techniques and functions of mathematics. This course is especially recommended for those students who need to brush up due to a shaky high school preparation or for those who haven't had a mathematics course in several years. Topics include linear equations and inequalities, quadratic equations, polynomials, and rational functions and their inverses, including the exponential and the logarithm. Note: Not open to students who have passed MATH 150 or above. Not transferable to other Maryland public institutions for collegelevel credit. Prerequisite: Qualifying score on LRC Algebra placement exam. For more information contact sriley4@umbc.edu.

Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD
[0272] 6060 Meets 05/31/2005  07/08/2005 RILEY, S
MWTh.......9:00am11:20am (ACIV013)
MATH 115 Finite Mathematics (MS) 3 credits
An introduction to linear algebra, matrices, set theory, combinatorial analysis and probability theory. Appropriate for students desiring knowledge of elementary linear algebra and probability theory. Note: Not open to students who have passed MATH 221, STAT 350, STAT 351, STAT 355 or STAT 451. Prerequisite: A qualifying score on the LRC Algebra placement test. For more information contact ioana1@math.umbc.edu.

Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD
GFR:Meets Mathematics GER:Meets M/S.
GDR:Meets M.
[0273] 6060 Meets 05/31/2005  07/08/2005 CIPCIGAN, I
MWTh.......9:00am11:20am (MP 101)
MATH 150 Precalculus Mathematics (MS) 4 credits
This course provides the mathematical preparation necessary for success in calculus. It also provides preparation for basic physics, computer science and engineering science courses. Topics covered include review of functions and graphing techniques, logarithmic and exponential functions; review of basic rightangle trigonometry followed by an extensive treatment of trigonometric functions, identities and applications to the analytic geometry of the conic sections, applications to twodimensional vectors and to the geometry of complex numbers. Prerequisites: A suitable score on LRC Algebra placement exam or MATH 106. For more information contact dwang2@math.umbc.edu.

Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD
GFR:Meets Mathematics GER:Meets M/S.
GDR:Meets M.
[0274] 6080 Meets 05/31/2005  07/22/2005 WANG, D
TuThF......9:00am11:05am (MP 103)
TuF.......11:30am12:20pm (MP 103) DIS
MATH 151 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I (MS) 4 credits
Topics of this course include: limits, continuity, the rate of change, derivatives, differentiations formulas for algebraic and trigonometric functions, maxima and minima, integration and computation of areas. Areas and volumes of solids of revolution, applications. Note: Nonscienceoriented students interested in calculus should consider MATH 155. Credit will not be given for both MATH 151 and 155. Prerequisite: MATH 150 or a qualifying score on the LRC Calculus Readiness placement test. For more information for (6080) contact olenshe1@math.umbc.edu; (6082) mcwil@comcast.net.

Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD
GFR:Meets Mathematics GER:Meets M/S.
GDR:Meets M.
[0276] 6080 Meets 05/31/2005  07/22/2005 SHEVCHENKO, O
MWF........9:00am11:05am (MP 104)
MW........11:30am12:20pm (MP 104) DIS
[0277] 6081 Meets 05/31/2005  07/22/2005 KAPOOR, J
MTuTh......1:00pm 3:05pm (MP 101)
MTh........3:30pm 4:20pm (MP 101) DIS
[0278] 6082 Meets 05/31/2005  07/22/2005 WILSON, M
MWTh.......6:00pm 8:05pm (MP 101)
MTh........5:00pm 5:50pm (MP 101) DIS
MATH 152 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II (MS) 4 credits
Topics include: logarithmic and exponential functions, inverse functions, methods of integration, improper integrals, hyperbolic functions, sequences and infinite series, power series, Taylor series, applications, conic sections and polar coordinates. Note: There is also a separate discussion time, which is recommended but not required. A teaching assistant will lead the discussion to assist students in understanding the material. Prerequisite: MATH 141, MATH 151 or MATH 155B. For more information contact (6080): tighe@math.umbc.edu.; (6081): kallen1@math.umbc.edu.

Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD
GFR:Meets Mathematics GER:Meets M/S.
GDR:Meets M.
[0279] 6080 Meets 05/31/2005  07/22/2005 TIGHE, B
MTuTh......9:00am11:05am (MP 106)
MTh.......11:30am12:20pm (MP 106) DIS
[0280] 6081 Meets 05/31/2005  07/22/2005 ALLEN, K
MWTh.......6:00pm 8:05pm (MP 103)
MTh........5:00pm 5:50pm (MP 103) DIS
MATH 155 Elementary Calculus (MS) 3 credits
Basic ideas of differential and integral calculus, with emphasis on elementary techniques of differentiation and integration with applications are treated in this course. Not recommended for students majoring in mathematics, computer science, engineering, biological or physical sciences. Note: Credit will not be given for both MATH 151 and 155. Prerequisite: A suitable score on the LRC Algebra placement test or MATH 106. For more information contact wfsiii@comcast.net.

Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD
GFR:Meets Mathematics GER:Meets M/S.
GDR:Meets M.
[0281] 6060 Meets 05/31/2005  07/08/2005 SLOWIKOWSKI, W
MTuTh......9:00am11:20am (MP 012)
MATH 221 Introduction to Linear Algebra (MS) 3 credits
Topics of this course include: linear equations, GaussJordan reduction, matrices and determinants and their properties, vector spaces and subspaces, basis and dimension, linear transformations, kernel and range, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, and matrix diagonalization. Prerequisites: MATH 141, MATH 151, MATH 155 or MATH 380. For more information contact (6060): asoane@math.umbc.edu; (7060): song@math.umbc.edu.

Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD
GFR:Meets Mathematics GER:Meets M/S.
GDR:Meets M.
[0282] 6060 Meets 05/31/2005  07/08/2005 SOANE, A
MTuTh......6:00pm 8:20pm (MP 010)
[0283] 7060 Meets 07/11/2005  08/19/2005 SONG, Y
MTuTh......9:00am11:20am (ACIV013)
[0284] 7061 Meets 07/11/2005  08/19/2005 MUSCEDERE, M
MTuTh......6:00pm 8:20pm (MP 010)
MATH 225 Introduction to Differential Equations 3 credits
(MS)
Topics of this course include: solutions of first and second order linear differential equations, nonlinear exact and separable equations, integrating factors, homogeneous equations, higherorder linear equations. initial and boundary value problems, solutions as functions of the equation parameters, Laplace Transforms, power series solutions for Bessel and Legendre equations, difference equations and numerical methods. Note: Recommended for science majors who need a basic knowledge of differential equations. Prerequisite: MATH 142 or MATH 152. Recommended: MATH 251. For more information contact lynn@math.umbc.edu.

Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD
GFR:Meets Mathematics GER:Meets M/S.
GDR:Meets M.
[0285] 6060 Meets 05/31/2005  07/08/2005 LYNN, Y
MTuTh......6:00pm 8:20pm (MP 012)
MATH 251 Multivariable Calculus (MS) 4 credits
Topics of this course include: vectors, lines, planes and surfaces in three dimensions. Vector functions and their derivatives. Partial derivatives, gradients, directional derivatives, maxima, minima and Lagrange multipliers. Multiple integrals, area, volume, surface area, integration in different coordinate systems. Line integral, Green's theorem, Stokes' theorem and divergence theorem. Prerequisite: MATH 142 or MATH 152.

Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD
GFR:Meets Mathematics GER:Meets M/S.
GDR:Meets M.
[0286] 6080 Meets 05/31/2005  07/22/2005 MANUKYAN, Z
MWTh.......1:00pm 3:05pm (MP 103)
MTh........3:30pm 4:20pm (MP 103) DIS
MATH 381 Linear Methods in Operations Research 3 credits
Introduction to convex sets. Theory of linear programming. Applications to transportation and assignment problems. Introduction to graphs with applications to network problems, including shortest route and maximum flow problems. Introduction to game theory. Note: Credit will not be given for both MATH 380 and MATH 381. Prerequisite: MATH 221.

Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD
[0289] 7060 Meets 07/11/2005  08/19/2005 HORTA, A
MTuTh......6:00pm 8:20pm (MP 012)
MATH 426 Introduction to Math Software Packages: 2 credits
MATLAB
The student will become familiar with the usage of Matlab, an advanced numerical linear algebra package that is widely used in teaching and research. Matlab is an interactive tool for high performance numerical computations, visualization and programming. Matlab performs complex matrix algebra, computes matrix factorizations (such as LU, QR and SVD) and eigenvalues, solves linear systems of equations, provides extensive 2D and 3D visualization tools, and possesses programming tools used in scripts and functions. Prerequisites: MATH 152, 221 and CMSC 201, or permission of instructor. For more information see www.math.umbc.edu/~gobbert.

Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD
[0290] 6040 Meets 05/31/2005  06/24/2005 GOBBERT, M
TuTh.......6:00pm 9:10pm (ENG 122)
MATH 496 Mathematics/Statistics Practicum 14 credits
(PermReq) Grade Method: PF Individual Instruction
course: contact department or instructor
to obtain section number.
MATH 497 Senior Thesis 3 credits
(PermReq) Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD Individual
Instruction course: contact department or
instructor to obtain section number.
MATH 499 Independent Study in Mathematics 14 credits
(PermReq) Grade Method: REG/PF/AUD Individual
Instruction course: contact department or
instructor to obtain section number.
MATH 699 Independent Study In Mathematics 16 credits
(PermReq) Grade Method: REG Individual Instruction
course: contact department or instructor
to obtain section number.
MATH 799 Master's Thesis Research 16 credits
(PermReq) Grade Method: PF Individual Instruction
course: contact department or instructor
to obtain section number.
MATH 899 Doctoral Dissertation Research 16 credits
(PermReq) Grade Method: PF Individual Instruction
course: contact department or instructor
to obtain section number.
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