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Shvartsman, Misha

Associate Professor
Degree
Ph.D., University of Maryland-College Park
Office
OSS 213
Phone
(651) 962-5527
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5527
Fax
651-962-5670
Mail
OSS 201 (St. Paul campus mailing address)

Professional Interests
Partial Differential Equations
Solid Mechanics, Phase Transformations, Fracture Mechanics
Fluid Mechanics and Tornado Modeling
Computational Biology
Computational Neuroscience

Spring 2016 Courses

Spring 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
MATH 111 - 03 Calculus/Business & Soc Sci M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 OSS 122
CRN: 20535 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mikhail M. Shvartsman 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. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or above in MATH 103 or MATH 105 or a satisfactory score on the mathematics placement examination. Four years of high school mathematics, including college algebra, also are 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 114 - 05 Calculus II M - W - F - - 0815 - 0920 OSS 325
CRN: 20402 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mikhail M. Shvartsman Techniques of integration; applications of integration; infinite series; parametric/polar equations. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or above in MATH 111 and 112, or in MATH 113 or MATH 109

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MATH 210 - 04 Intro-Differ Equations & Syst M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 OWS 275
CRN: 20529 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mikhail M. Shvartsman 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. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or above in MATH 114

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Summer 2016 Courses

Summer 2016 Courses
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Fall 2016 Courses

Fall 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
MATH 210 - 02 Intro-Differ Equations & Syst M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040
CRN: 40211 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mikhail M. Shvartsman 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. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or above in MATH 114

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MATH 210 - 04 Intro-Differ Equations & Syst M - W - F - - 1335 - 1440 OSS LL18
CRN: 41956 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mikhail M. Shvartsman 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. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or above in MATH 114

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MATH 385 - 01 Math Methods/Num. Analysis M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 OSS 214
CRN: 42586 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mikhail M. Shvartsman Rigorous mathematical treatment of standard topics in numerical analysis including solutions to linear and nonlinear systems, interpolation, numerical integration and differentiation, differential equations, and iterative techniques in matrix algebra. This course provides a theoretical foundation for the numerical solution of mathematical problems. Offered fall semester. Prerequisites: A grade of C- or above in MATH 210 and 240, or permission of instructor

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