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Shakiban, Cheri

Professor
Degree
Ph.D., Brown Univeristy
Office
OSS 219
Hours
Phone
(651) 962-5532
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5532
Fax
651-962-5670
Mail
OSS 201

Professional Interests
formal calculus of variations
differential algebra
computer algebra
fractal geometry
computer vision

Fall 2016 Courses

Fall 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
MATH 210 - 03 Intro-Differ Equations & Syst M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 OWS 275
CRN: 41405 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Chehrzad Shakiban An introduction to ordinary differential equations (ODEs), with an emphasis on linear differential equations and linear systems, including applications. Topics covered include first-order equations, ODE models in the physical and biological sciences and engineering, numerical methods of solution, higher order linear equations, matrix tools, the role of eigenvalues and eigenvectors, and LaPlace transforms. Offered Fall and Spring. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or above in MATH 114

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MATH 210 - 05 Intro-Differ Equations & Syst M - W - F - - 1335 - 1440 OSS 325
CRN: 42533 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Chehrzad Shakiban An introduction to ordinary differential equations (ODEs), with an emphasis on linear differential equations and linear systems, including applications. Topics covered include first-order equations, ODE models in the physical and biological sciences and engineering, numerical methods of solution, higher order linear equations, matrix tools, the role of eigenvalues and eigenvectors, and LaPlace transforms. Offered Fall and Spring. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or above in MATH 114

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MATH 240 - 01 Linear Algebra M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 OSS 122
CRN: 40694 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Chehrzad Shakiban An introductory course in linear algebra, beginning with linear equations and matrix algebra. Subsequent topics include study of vector spaces, orthogonality, eigenvectors and inner products. The course combines theoretical and applied perspectives, including concepts of rigorous proof. Offered Fall and Spring. Prerequisite: A grade of C- or above in MATH 200, concurrent enrollment allowed.

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J-Term 2017 Courses

J-Term 2017 Courses
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Spring 2017 Courses

Spring 2017 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
MATH 111 - 03 Calculus/Business & Soc Sci M - W - - - - 1525 - 1700 OSS 227
CRN: 20494 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Chehrzad Shakiban An introductory course in calculus with motivation and examples drawn from business and the social sciences whenever possible. Does not include the calculus of trigonometric functions. Offered Fall and Spring. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or above in MATH 103 or MATH 105 or placement at MATH 111 or above. Four years of high school mathematics, including college algebra, are also recommended as background for this course. Students who are considering taking MATH 114 should take MATH 113 instead of MATH 111. NOTE: Students who receive credit for MATH 111 may not receive credit for MATH 108, 109, or 113.

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MATH 210 - 04 Intro-Differ Equations & Syst M - W - F - - 1335 - 1440 OSS 227
CRN: 20489 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Chehrzad Shakiban An introduction to ordinary differential equations (ODEs), with an emphasis on linear differential equations and linear systems, including applications. Topics covered include first-order equations, ODE models in the physical and biological sciences and engineering, numerical methods of solution, higher order linear equations, matrix tools, the role of eigenvalues and eigenvectors, and LaPlace transforms. Offered Fall and Spring. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or above in MATH 114

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MATH 240 - 02 Linear Algebra M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 OSS 214
CRN: 20766 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Chehrzad Shakiban An introductory course in linear algebra, beginning with linear equations and matrix algebra. Subsequent topics include study of vector spaces, orthogonality, eigenvectors and inner products. The course combines theoretical and applied perspectives, including concepts of rigorous proof. Offered Fall and Spring. Prerequisite: A grade of C- or above in MATH 200, concurrent enrollment allowed.

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