Academic Catalog

PHYS493 SPECIAL FUNCTIONS FOR PHYSICISTS

Course Code: 2300493
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Physics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. BAHTYAR ZGR SARIOLU
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Differential equations of physics and the method of separation of variables; Legendre polynomials; associated Legendre polynomials; Laguerre polynomials; Hermite polynomials; Bessel functions; Gauss hypergeometric functions; Sturm-Liouville theory.