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School of Engineering
Course unit
ADVANCED MATHEMATICS FOR ENGINEERS (Ult. numero di matricola pari)
IN01123530, A.A. 2017/18

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2016/17

Information on the course unit
Degree course First cycle degree in
IN0506, Degree course structure A.Y. 2011/12, A.Y. 2017/18
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Degree course track FORMATIVO [001PD]
Number of ECTS credits allocated 9.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination ADVANCED MATHEMATICS FOR ENGINEERS
Department of reference Department of Industrial Engineering
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Teacher in charge PIETRO POLESELLO MAT/05

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Basic courses MAT/05 Mathematical Analysis 9.0

Mode of delivery (when and how)
Period First semester
Year 2nd Year
Teaching method frontal

Organisation of didactics
Type of hours Credits Hours of
Hours of
Individual study
Lecture 9.0 72 153.0 No turn

Start of activities 25/09/2017
End of activities 19/01/2018

Prerequisites: The courses of Calculus 1 and Linear Algebra and Geometry.
Target skills and knowledge: Get abilities with differential and integral calcolus in several real variables and its applications
Examination methods: Written examination, with exercises, and questions regarding the theoretical part. Oral examination for students whose written was graded almost sufficient.
Assessment criteria: Evaluation of the knowledge of the main theorems and definitions. Evaluation of the of the knowledge of the techniques of calculus in several real variables.
Course unit contents: Curves. Differential and integral calculus for functions of several real variables. Optimization. Implicit functions. Integral calculus on surfaces. Vector fields, differential forms and potentials, Gauss' and Stokes' theorems. Ordinary differential equations. Second order linear differential equations, Cauchy's theorem.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Lectures at blackboard and on tablet, class and office hours.
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Adams, Robert A.; Essex, Christopher, Calcolo differenziale 2: funzioni di piĆ¹ variabili. Edizione italiana a cura di Luigi Quartapelle. Milano: Ambrosiana, 2014. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Bramanti, Marco; Pagani, Carlo Domenico; Salsa, Sandro, Analisi matematica 2. Bologna: Zanichelli, 2009. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Bramanti, Marco, Esercitazioni di analisi matematica 2. Bologna: Esculapio, 2012. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Bertsch, Michiel; Dal Passo, Roberta; Giacomelli, Lorenzo, Analisi matematica. Milano: McGraw Hill, 2015. Cerca nel catalogo