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CHEM257 MATHEMATICS FOR CHEMISTS

Course Code: 2340257
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 4(4-0)
ECTS Credit: 7.0
Department: Chemistry
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr ANTOINE MARION
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 2360152
Set 2: 2360156
Set 3: 2360120
Set 4: 3570120
Set 5: 2360118
One of the sets above should be completed before taking CHEM257 MATHEMATICS FOR CHEMISTS.

Course Content

Functions of single and multivariables, partial differential, Laxgrange multipliers. Newton-Raphson method. Numerical integration. First order differential equations of types exact, linear, homogenous, separable. Higher order differential equations with constant coefficients. Matrixes, and determinants. Set of linear equations. Emphasis on chemical problems.