MA2106 - Complex Function Theory and Differential Equations


New from the academic year 2022/2023

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 100/100 4 hours D

Course content

Differentiability of functions of complex variables, Cauchy-Riemann equations, analytical and harmonic functions, complex integration, Cauchy's integral theorem and formula, analytical functions such as power series, zero points and poles, essential singularities, Laurent series, residy calculus, Fourier series, Fourier techniques for partial differential equations, separation of variables, wave equation, heating equation, Laplace equation.

Learning outcome

  1. Knowledge. The student has knowledge about basic concepts within complex function theory. The student knows about Fourier series and the use of these in the study of partial differential equations. The student knows basic theory of partial differential equations. The student has a solid foundation for further studies of complex analysis and differential equations. The student has knowledge of the requirements for stringency in mathematical analysis.
  2. Skills. The student has basic technical computational skills that are important in complex analysis and differential equations. The student can understand mathematical reasoning that combines different concepts and results from the course content. The student is able to derive simple results that are based on the academic content of the course.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and mandatory exercises.

Compulsory assignments

  • Exercises

Further on evaluation

Retake of examination may be given as an oral examination.

Course materials

Will be announced at the start of the course.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TMA4120 5.0 AUTUMN 2022
MA2104 7.5 AUTUMN 2022
MA2105 7.5 AUTUMN 2022
More on the course

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2022

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Mathematics
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Mathematical Sciences


Examination arrangement: School exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD School exam 100/100 D 2022-12-06 15:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
SL238 Sluppenvegen 14 3
SL310 turkis sone Sluppenvegen 14 46
SL310 lilla sone Sluppenvegen 14 15
SL430 Sluppenvegen 14 3
Summer UTS School exam 100/100 D INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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