Yang, Yongzhi portrait

Yang, Yongzhi

Professor
Degree
Ph.D., University of Illinois-Chicago
Office
OSS 215
Hours
Phone
(651) 962-5545
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5545
Fax
651-962-5670
Mail
OSS 201

Professional Interests
applied mathematics
numerical analysis
control theory

Spring 2017 Courses

Spring 2017 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
MATH 109 - 04 Calculus with Review II M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 OWS 250
CRN: 20446 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Yongzhi Yang The second course of a two-course sequence designed to integrate introductory calculus material with the algebraic and trigonometric topics necessary to support that study. Review topics include: exponential and logarithmic functions, trigonometric functions and their inverses and associated graphs. Calculus topics include: derivatives of the transcendental functions, applications of those derivatives and an introduction to integration. Offered Fall, Spring and Summer. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or better in MATH 108 NOTE: Students who receive credit for MATH 109 may not receive credit for MATH 105, 111, or 113.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
MATH 111 - 01 Calculus/Business & Soc Sci M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 OWS LL54
CRN: 20175 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Yongzhi Yang 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.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
MATH 300 - 01 Advanced Differential Equation M - W - F - - 1335 - 1440 OSS 226
CRN: 22228 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Yongzhi Yang A second course in differential equations and their applications. Topics are selected from a continued study of linear differential equations and systems, Laplace transforms, series solution methods, non-linear equations and systems, partial differential equations and other topics chosen by the instructor. Offered spring of odd-numbered years. Prerequisite: A grade of C- or above in MATH 210

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)

Summer 2017 Courses

Summer 2017 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location

Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
MATH 113 - 02 Calculus I M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 OSS 226
CRN: 40186 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Yongzhi Yang An introductory course in calculus: limits; derivatives and integrals of algebraic, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions of one real variable; applications of the derivative in engineering and the natural sciences. Offered Fall, Spring and Summer. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or above in MATH 105 or placement at MATH 113 or above. Four years of high school mathematics, including college algebra and trigonometry, also are recommended as background for this course. NOTE: Students who receive credit for MATH 113 may not receive credit for MATH 108, 109, or 111.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
MATH 113 - 04 Calculus I M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 OSS LL18
CRN: 40187 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Yongzhi Yang An introductory course in calculus: limits; derivatives and integrals of algebraic, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions of one real variable; applications of the derivative in engineering and the natural sciences. Offered Fall, Spring and Summer. Prerequisite: a grade of C- or above in MATH 105 or placement at MATH 113 or above. Four years of high school mathematics, including college algebra and trigonometry, also are recommended as background for this course. NOTE: Students who receive credit for MATH 113 may not receive credit for MATH 108, 109, or 111.

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
MATH 210 - 04 Intro-Differ Equations & Syst M - W - F - - 1335 - 1440 OSS 313
CRN: 41631 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Yongzhi Yang 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

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)