- Code MATH6214
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Department of Mathematics
- ANU College ANU Joint Colleges of Science
- Course subject Mathematics
- Academic career PGRD
- AsPr John Urbas
- Dr Andrew Hassell
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2015
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This course is intended both for continuing mathematics students and for other students using mathematics at a high level in theoretical physics, engineering and information technology, and mathematical economics.
Topics to be covered include:
- Measure theory
- Functions of bounded variation over R
- Absolute continuity and integration
- Examples of more general measures (Radon, Hausdorff, probability measures)
- Fubini-Tonelli theorem
- Radon-Nikodym theorem
- Banach spaces and linear operators
- Classical function and sequence spaces
- Hahn-Banach theorem
- Closed graph and open mapping theorems
- Uniform boundedness principles
- Sequential version of Banach-Alaoglu theorem
- Spectrum of an operator and analysis of the compact self-adjoint case
- Fredholm alternative theorem.
Note: Graduate students attend joint classes with undergraduates but will be assessed separately.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
On satisfying the requirements of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
1. Explain the fundamental concepts of functional analysis and their role in modern mathematics and applied contexts
2. Demonstrate accurate and efficient use of functional analysis techniques
3. Demonstrate capacity for mathematical reasoning through analyzing, proving and explaining concepts from functional analysis
4. Apply problem-solving using functional analysis techniques applied to diverse situations in physics, engineering and other mathematical contexts
Assessment will be based on:
- Three assignments (30% total; LO 1-4)
- Essay paper (20%; LO 1-4)
- Take home exam (50%; LO 1-4)
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36 lectures, tutorials by arrangement
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the Department of Mathematics to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|1791||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|