# GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2019 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
MATHEMATICAL METHODS IN PHYSICS 1/5071302
 Course Title: MATHEMATICAL METHODS IN PHYSICS 1 Credits 3 ECTS 7.5 Semester 1 Compulsory/Elective Elective
COURSE INFO
-- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
Turkish
-- NAME OF LECTURER(S)
Süleyman ÖZÇELİK,Prof.
-- WEB SITE(S) OF LECTURER(S)
websitem.gazi.edu.tr/site/sozcelik
-- EMAIL(S) OF LECTURER(S)
sozcelik@gazi.edu.tr
-- LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
Learning differential equations commonly used in physics
Learning solutions of differential equations commonly used in physics
Learning applications of boundary-value problems
Learning orthogonal functions and their properties
Learning the special functions used in physics

-- MODE OF DELIVERY
The mode of delivery of this course is face to face.
-- PREREQUISITES AND CO-REQUISITES
There is no prerequisite or co-requisite for this course.
-- RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTS
There is no recommended optional programme component for this course.
 --COURSE CONTENT 1. Week Used in the differential equations in physics 2. Week The second order differential equations and their solutions 3. Week The second order differential equations and their solutions 4. Week Boundary-value problems 5. Week Boundary-value problems 6. Week Boundary-value problems 7. Week Fourier series, Fourier Integrals and their applications 8. Week Orthogonal functions and Strum-Lioville eigen-value problems 9. Week Mid-term exam 10. Week Gram-Schmidth ortogonalazation method 11. Week Gamma and Beta functions 12. Week Bessel functions 13. Week Legendre polynomials 14. Week Hermite polynomials 15. Week Laguerre polynomials 16. Week Green functions
-- RECOMMENDED OR REQUIRED READING
G. Arfken, Mathematic Methods for Physicists, Academic Press, Boston, 1985.
-- PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS
Lecture, Question & Answer
-- WORK PLACEMENT(S)
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-- ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 Quantity Percentage Mid-terms 1 30 Assignment 1 30 Exercises 0 0 Projects 0 0 Practice 0 0 Quiz 0 0 Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade 60 Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade 40