**PHYS
571**

**Advanced
Methods of Theoretical Physics**

PHYS
571 is designed to provide first-year physics graduate students with the
mathematical background for subsequent studies of advanced mechanics,
electrodynamics, and quantum theory. Topics treated include: Ordinary
differential equations; Infinite series; Evaluation of integrals; Functions of
a complex variable; Integral transforms; Linear vector
spaces and linear operators; Partial differential equations; Eigenfunctions and
eigenvectors; Green's functions; Integral Equations.