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    • 15.082J / 6.855J Network Optimization, Spring 2003 

      Orlin, James (2003-06)
      15.082J/6.855J is an H-level graduate subject in the theory and practice of network flows and its extensions. Network flow problems form a subclass of linear programming problems with applications to transportation, ...
    • 18.337J / 6.338J Applied Parallel Computing (SMA 5505), Spring 2003 

      Edelman, Alan (2003-06)
      Advanced interdisciplinary introduction to modern scientific computing on parallel supercomputers. Numerical topics include dense and sparse linear algebra, N-body problems, and Fourier transforms. Geometrical topics include ...
    • 18.366 Random Walks and Diffusion, Spring 2003 

      Bazant, Martin Z. (2003-06)
      Discrete and continuum modeling of diffusion processes in physics, chemistry, and economics. Topics include central limit theorems, continuous-time random walks, Levy flights, correlations, extreme events, mixing, ...
    • 18.466 Mathematical Statistics, Spring 2003 

      Dudley, Richard (2003-06)
      This graduate level mathematics course covers decision theory, estimation, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing. The course also introduces students to large sample theory. Other topics covered include asymptotic ...
    • 18.781 Theory of Numbers, Spring 2003 

      Olsson, Martin (2003-06)
      This course provides an elementary introduction to number theory with no algebraic prerequisites. Topics include primes, congruences, quadratic reciprocity, diophantine equations, irrational numbers, continued fractions ...
    • 18.702 Algebra II, Spring 2003 

      Artin, Michael (2003-06)
      More extensive and theoretical than the 18.700-18.703 sequence. Experience with proofs helpful. First term: group theory, geometry, and linear algebra. Second term: group representations, rings, ideals, fields, polynomial ...
    • 18.024 Calculus with Theory II, Spring 2003 

      Munkres, James; Lachowska, Anna (2003-06)
      This course is a continuation of 18.014. It covers the same material as 18.02 (Calculus), but at a deeper level, emphasizing careful reasoning and understanding of proofs. There is considerable emphasis on linear ...
    • 18.311 Principles of Applied Mathematics, Spring 2003 

      Rosales, Rodolfo (2003-06)
      Introduction to fundamental concepts in "continuous" applied mathematics. Extensive use of demonstrational software. Discussion of computational and modelling issues. Nonlinear dynamical systems; nonlinear waves; diffusion; ...
    • 15.067 Competitive Decision-Making and Negotiation, Spring 2003 

      Kaufman, Gordon (2003-06)
      This course is centered on twelve negotiation exercises that simulate competitive business situations. Specific topics covered include distributive bargaining (split the pie!), mixed motive bargaining (several issues at ...
    • 18.01 Single Variable Calculus, Fall 2003 

      Starr, Jason M. (2003-12)
      DIFFERENTIATION AND INTEGRATION OF FUNCTIONS OF ONE VARIABLE, WITH APPLICATIONS. CONCEPTS OF FUNCTION, LIMITS, AND CONTINUITY. DIFFERENTIATION RULES, APPLICATION TO GRAPHING, RATES, APPROXIMATIONS, AND EXTREMUM PROBLEMS. ...
    • 18.701 Algebra I, Fall 2003 

      Artin, Michael (2003-12)
      The Algebra I class covers subjects such as Group Theory, Linear Algebra, and Geometry. In more detail groups, vector spaces, linear transformations, symmetry groups, bilinear forms, and linear groups are discussed.
    • 18.04 Complex Variables with Applications, Fall 2003 

      Toomre, Alar (2003-12)
      This course explored topics such as complex algebra and functions, analyticity, contour integration, Cauchy's theorem, singularities, Taylor and Laurent series, residues, evaluation of integrals, multivalued functions, ...
    • 18.306 Advanced Partial Differential Equations with Applications, Spring 2004 

      Margetis, Dionisios (2004-06)
      A comprehensive treatment of the theory of partial differential equations (pde) from an applied mathematics perspective. Equilibrium, propagation, diffusion, and other phenomena. Initial and boundary value problems. Transform ...
    • 21H.421 Introduction to Environmental History, Spring 2004 

      Ritvo, Harriet (2004-06)
      This seminar provides a historical overview of the interactions between people and their environments. Focusing primarily on the experience of Europeans in the period after Columbus, the subject explores the influence of ...
    • 18.465 Topics in Statistics: Statistical Learning Theory, Spring 2004 

      Panchenko, Dmitry A. (2004-06)
      The main goal of this course is to study the generalization ability of a number of popular machine learning algorithms such as boosting, support vector machines and neural networks. Topics include Vapnik-Chervonenkis theory, ...
    • 18.336 Numerical Methods of Applied Mathematics II, Spring 2004 

      Koev, Plamen S. (2004-06)
      Advanced introduction to applications and theory of numerical methods for solution of differential equations, especially of physically-arising partial differential equations, with emphasis on the fundamental ideas underlying ...
    • 18.03 Differential Equations, Spring 2004 

      Miller, Haynes R., 1948-; Mattuck, Arthur (2004-06)
      Study of ordinary differential equations, including modeling of physical problems and interpretation of their solutions. Standard solution methods for single first-order equations, including graphical and numerical methods. ...
    • 18.103 Fourier Analysis - Theory and Applications, Spring 2004 

      Melrose, Richard (2004-06)
      18.103 picks up where 18.100B (Analysis I) left off. Topics covered include the theory of the Lebesgue integral with applications to probability, Fourier series, and Fourier integrals.
    • 18.101 Analysis II, Fall 2004 

      Guillemin, V., 1937- (2004-12)
      Continues 18.100, in the direction of manifolds and global analysis. Differentiable maps, inverse and implicit function theorems, n-dimensional Riemann integral, change of variables in multiple integrals, manifolds, ...
    • 18.303 Linear Partial Differential Equations, Fall 2004 

      Hancock, Matthew James, 1975- (2004-12)
      The classical partial differential equations of applied mathematics: diffusion, Laplace/Poisson, and wave equations. Methods of solution, such as separation of variables, Fourier series and transforms, eigenvalue problems. ...