# JTW > Courses > 1016-420: Complex Variables > Course Calendar [Sitemap]

This table gives a tentative timetable for the course. Everything in it (including possibly the dates of exams and homeworks) is subject to change.

Chapter, section and problem numbers are from Zill and Wright, Advanced Engineering Mathematics, Fourth Edition

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Wk01 Sep 6

17.1: The Algebra of Complex Numbers

Practice Problems: 17.1.1, 17.1.5, 17.1.9, 17.1.13, 17.1.15, 17.1.27, 17.1.35, 17.1.39

Sep 8

17.2-17.3: The Geometry of the Complex Plane

Practice Problems: 17.2.7, 17.2.11, 17.2.13, 17.2.23, 17.2.33, 17.2.39, 17.3.5, 17.3.17

Wk02 Sep 13

17.4: Complex Differentiation

Practice Problems: 17.4.1, 17.4.5, 17.4.9, 17.4.13, 17.4.17, 17.4.21, 17.4.33, 17.4.37

Problem Set 1 (Sec. 17.1-17.3) due

Sep 15

17.5: The Cauchy-Riemann Equations

Practice Problems: 17.5.1, 17.5.3, 17.5.9, 17.5.15, 17.5.17, 17.5.23, 17.5.25, 17.5.29, 17.5.32

Wk03 Sep 20

17.6: Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

Practice Problems: 17.6.3, 17.6.7, 17.6.15, 17.6.23, 17.6.25, 17.6.33, 17.6.35, 17.6.41

Problem Set 2 (Sec. 17.4-17.5) due

Sep 20

17.7: Trigonometric and Hyperbolic Functions

Practice Problems: 17.7.5, 17.7.7, 17.7.11, 17.7.15, 17.7.19, 17.7.21, 17.7.29, 17.7.30

Wk04 Sep 27

18.1: Contour Integrals

Practice Problems: 18.1.1, 18.1.3, 18.1.5, 18.1.7, 18.1.13, 18.1.17, 18.1.19, 18.1.21, 18.1.23

Problem Set 3 (Sec. 17.6-17.7) due

Sep 29

18.2, 18.3: Cauchy-Goursat Theorem; Independence of Path

Practice Problems: 18.2.9, 18.2.11, 18.2.15, 18.2.21, 18.3.1, 18.3.7, 18.3.15, 18.3.17, 18.3.19

Wk05 Oct 4

Review for Prelim Exam 1

Problem Set 4 (Sec. 18.1-18.3) due

Oct 6

FIRST

PRELIM

EXAM

(Chapters 17-18)

Wk06 Oct 11

18.4: Cauchy's Integral Formulas

Practice Problems: 18.4.1, 18.4.3, 18.4.7, 18.4.9, 18.4.15, 18.4.17, 18.4.19, 18.4.21, 18.4.23

Oct 13

19.1: Sequences and Series

Practice Problems: 19.1.3, 19.1.7, 19.1.9, 19.1.11, 19.1.15, 19.1.19, 19.1.21, 19.1.23, 19.1.25, 19.1.27

Wk07 Oct 18

19.2: Taylor Series

Practice Problems: 19.2.1, 19.2.3, 19.2.9, 19.2.11, 19.2.13, 19.2.19, 19.2.23, 19.2.27, 19.2.29, 19.2.35

Problem Set 5 (Sec. 18.4-19.1) due

Oct 20

19.3: Laurent Series

Practice Problems: 19.3.1, 19.3.3, 19.3.7, 19.3.9, 19.3.11, 19.3.13, 19.3.15, 19.3.21, 19.3.25, 19.3.27

Wk08 Oct 25

19.4-19.5: Zeros, Poles and Residues

Practice Problems: 19.4.1, 19.4.5, 19.4.9, 19.4.13, 19.4.19, 19.5.5, 19.5.13, 19.5.17, 19.5.21, 19.5.29

Problem Set 6 (Sec. 19.2-19.3) due

Oct 27

19.6: Evaluation of Real Integrals

Practice Problems: 19.6.3, 19.6.5, 19.6.9, 19.6.11, 19.6.13, 19.6.21, 19.6.23, 19.6.29, 19.6.31

Wk09 Nov 1

20.1: Complex Functions as Mappings

Practice Problems: 20.1.1, 20.1.5, 20.1.7, 20.1.11, 20.1.13, 20.1.15, 20.1.21, 20.1.23, 20.1.25, 20.1.29

Problem Set 7 (Sec. 19.4-19.6) due

Nov 3

20.2, 20.6: Conformal Mappings (list) & Applications

Practice Problems: 20.2.1, 20.2.3, 20.2.5, 20.2.7, 20.2.9, 20.2.19, 20.2.23, 20.6.1, 20.6.3, 20.6.5

Wk10 Nov 8

Review for Prelim Exam 2

Problem Set 8 (Sec. 20.1-20.2) due

Nov 10

SECOND

PRELIM

EXAM

(Chapters 19-20)