Math 360

Spring 2009

Professor Ben Ford

Office: Darwin 114B

Phone: 664-2472


Texts: Visual Complex Analysis, Tristan Needham; also recommended is the more traditional free text by Beck et al.

Class times: MWF, 11:00-11:50 am, Darwin 109

Office Hours: MWF 10-11 am, Math Lab (Darwin 108); by discovery, or by appointment.

Cell phones should be off (not just put in silent mode) during class.

Homework, presentations, tests, and schedule


M*A*T*H Colloquium – You should make this a regular part of your week. You are required to attend one lecture that is connected to the content of our class, and turn in a 1-page write up of the mathematics of the talk. From the descriptions, the most relevant look to be March 11, April 1, and May 6.

Other books:

The library has several other Complex Analysis texts. You might find them useful for other reading.

Mathematica notebook for visualizing complex functions via coloring the plane. Right-click or control-click to save the file, then open it from within Mathematica.

Greg's Mathematica notebook for Wed 3/25