Official course syllabus

Course Description

Details for Spring semester, 2018


There will be two exams.



Homework problems will be assigned at the end of each lecture, but also posted here. Assignments will be collected every two weeks.


You will have to do two projects over the course of this class.

  1. Review report on a published paper. Reports may be completed alone or with a partner. Find a paper in a peer-reviewed scientific journal. Review the mathematical modelling content of the paper, explaining it in your own words. Reproducing any important figures (or produce your own supplemental figures). Your report should be less than 10 pages.
  2. Independent modelling project of your choice, with instructor approval.