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Undergraduate Courses

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2016
Calculus 1, Fall 2016

2015
Algebra 1, Fall 2015
Calculus 2, Spring 2015

2014
Introductory Algebraic Topology, Fall 2014
Calculus 1, Spring 2014
Calculus 2, Spring 2014

2013
Topology 1, Fall 2013

2012
Calculus 1, Fall 2012
Analysis 2, Spring 2012

2011
Algebra 3, Fall 2011
Analysis 1, Spring 2011

2010
Engineering Mathematics, Fall 2010
Topology 1, Spring 2010

2009
Differential Equations, Fall 2009
Elementary Theory of Ordinary Differential Equations, Fall 2009
Algebra 2, Spring 2009

2008
Engineering Mathematics, Fall 2008
Algebra 1, Fall 2008
Complex Functions 1, Spring 2008

2007
Linear Algebra 1, Fall 2007

2006
Differential Equations, Fall 2006
Elementary Functional Analysis, Fall 2006
Differential Equations, Spring 2006

2005
Engineering Mathematics, Fall 2005
Calculus 2, Spring 2005

2004
Calculus 1, Fall 2004
Analysis 1, Fall 2004

2000
Analysis 1, Spring 2000

1999
Algebra 1, Fall 1999

1998
Linear Algebra 2, Fall 1998
Algebra 2, Fall 1998
Algebra 1, Spring 1998

1997
Number Theory, Fall 1997

1996
Analysis 2, Fall 1996

1995
Number Theory, Fall 1995

Graduate Courses
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2016
Topics in Algebra (Gröbner Bases Theory), Fall 2016
Homological Methods in Commutative Algebra, Spring 2016

2015
Advanced Algebra, Fall 2015

2014
Real Analysis, Fall 2014

2013
Homological Methods in Commutative Algebra, Spring 2013

2012
Real Analysis, Fall 2012
Homological Methods in Commutative Algebra, Spring 2012

2011
Advanced Algebra, Fall 2011

2010
Commutative Algebra 2, Fall 2010
Homological Algebra 2, Spring 2010

2009
Homological Algebra, Fall 2009
Commutative Algebra, Spring 2009

2007
Linear Groups, Fall 2007

2006
Commutative Algebra, Fall 2006
Homological Algebra, Spring 2006

2005
Algebra 3, Fall 2005
Finite Groups, Spring 2005

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Topics in Algebra (Gröbner Bases Theory) (22-045+) (Fall 2016, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
 
Textbook:

Gröbner Bases in Commutative Algebra by Viviana Ene and Jürgen Herzog

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Syllabus:
Polynomial rings, Definition of the polynomial ring, Some basic properties of polynomial rings, Ideals, Operations on ideals, Residue class rings, Monomial ideals and Dickson's lemma, Operations on monomial ideals, Monomial orders, Examples and basic properties of monomial orders, Construction of monomial orders, Initial ideals and Gröbner bases, The basic definitions, Macaulay's theorem, Hilbert's basis theorem, The division algorithm, Buchberger's criterion, Buchberger's algorithm, Reduced Gröbner bases, Elimination of variables, Elimination orders, The elimination theorem, Applications to operations on ideals, Intersection of ideals, Ideal quotient, Saturation and radical membership, K-algebra homomorphisms, Homogenization, Zero dimensional ideals, Ideals of initial forms.

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Calculus 1 (22-015) (Fall 2016, Sharif University of Technology)

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Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:
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Textbook:

Calculus: A Complete Course by Robert A. Adams (5th Edition)

Syllabus:
Complex numbers, Limits and continuity, Differentiation, Transcendental functions, Some applications of derivatives, Integration, Techniques of integration, Applications of integration, Sequences, series, and power series.

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Homological Methods in Commutative Algebra (22-252+) (Spring 2016, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
 
Textbook (Under Preparation):

Homological Methods in Commutative Algebra by S. Yassemi and M. R. Pournaki



Syllabus
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Rings and modules of fractions, Support of a module, Primary decomposition, Associated primes, Krull dimension theory, System of parameters, Regular local rings, Regular sequences, Grade, Depth, Cohen-Macaulay rings, Complexes and homology, Free resolutions, Projective resolutions, Injective resolutions, Derived functors, Ext and Tor, Homological dimensions theory, Depth revisited, Auslander-Buchsbaum formula, Bass formula, Classification of regular rings.

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Advanced Algebra (22-226+) (Fall 2015, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
 
Textbook:

Introduction to Module Theory by S. Yassemi and M. R. Pournaki

Syllabus:
Modules and submodules, Homomorphisms and exact sequences, Products and sums of modules, Hom, Tensor, Category and functor, Free modules, Projective modules, Injective modules, Flat modules, Jacobson radical of rings, Chain conditions on modules, Noetherian and Artinian rings, Simple and semisimple modules, Semisimple and primitive rings.

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Algebra 1 (22-217) (Fall 2015, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Hamid Aminian and Ramin Mousavi

Textbooks:
1) Algebra by Thomas W. Hungerford
2) Abstract Algebra by David S. Dummit and Richard M. Foote
3) Contemporary Abstract Algebra by Joseph A. Gallian

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Syllabus:
Groups and important examples (quaternion group, Klein group, dihedral groups), Isomorphism, Subgroups, Cosets, Lagrange's theorem, Normal subgroups, Simple groups, Factor groups, Homomorphisms, The homomorphism theorems, Isomorphism theorems, Symmetric and alternating groups, Direct sums, Permutation groups, Cayley's theorem,
Rings, Ideals, Prime and maximal ideals in commutative rings, Field of quotients.

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Calculus 2 (22-016) (Spring 2015, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Amirhossein Ghodrati, Mohammadali Nematollahi and Mohammad Sabokdast
  
Textbook:

Vector Calculus by Jerrold E. Marsden and Anthony J. Tromba (5th Edition)

Syllabus:
The geometry of Euclidean space, Differentiation, Higher-order derivatives: maxima and minima, Vector-valued functions, Double and triple integrals, The change of variables formula and applications of integration, Integrals over paths and surfaces, The integral theorems of vector analysis.

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Real Analysis (22-412+) (Fall 2014, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
 
Textbook (Under Preparation):

Real Analysis by M. Hesaaraki and M. R. Pournaki

Syllabus
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Lebesgue measure on the line, Lebesgue outer measure, Measurable sets, Nonmeasurable sets, Regularity properties, Measurable functions, Lusin's theorem, Egoroff's theorem, Littlewood's three principles, Convergence in measure, Lebesgue integration on the line, Bounded convergence theorem, Fatou's lemma, Monotone convergence theorem, Dominated convergence theorem, Differentiation, Vitali's covering lemma, Lebesgue-Young theorem, Functions of bounded variations, Derivatives of integrals, Absolute continuity, The fundamental theorems of calculus, Normed linear spaces, Hahn-Banach theorem, Banach spaces, Open mapping theorem, Closed graph theorem, Classical Banach spaces, L^p spaces, Hilbert spaces, Orthonormal sequences and bases, Fourier series, Riesz representation theorem, Sigma algebras, Borel sets, Measurable spaces, Measure spaces, Complete measure spaces, Sigma finite measure spaces, Outer measures, General measure and integration theory, Dynkin systems, Product measures, Fubini and Tonelli theorems, Signed measures, Hahn decomposition theorem, Jordan decomposition theorem, Lebesgue decomposition theorem, Radon-Nikodym theorem.

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Introductory Algebraic Topology (22-565) (Fall 2014, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

Textbook:
Introduction to Topology by Theodore W. Gamelin and Robert E. Greene

Syllabus:
Homotopic paths, The fundamental group, Induced homomorphisms, Covering spaces, Seifert-van Kampen theorem, Some applications of the index, Brouwer fixed point theorem, Borsuk-Ulam theorem, Ham sandwich theorem, Homotopic maps, Maps into the punctured plane, The fundamental theorem of algebra, Vector fields, Hairy ball theorem, Jordan curve theorem, Higher homotopy groups, The Eckmann-Hilton argument, Noncontractibility of S^n.

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Calculus 1 (22-015) (Spring 2014, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:
Zahra Ghafouri

  
Textbook:

Calculus by S. Shahshahani, Vol. 1

Syllabus:
Real numbers, Completeness, Complex numbers, Topics include limits, continuity, derivatives, and linear approximation, Differential and elementary integral calculus of functions of one variable, The fundamental theorem of calculus, Elementary techniques of integration, Applications of integration, Differential equations, Sequences and series of numbers, Convergent sequences and series, Cauchy sequences, Taylor series.

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Calculus 2 (22-016) (Spring 2014, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Niloofar Farajzadeh and Mehdi Shaeiri
  
Textbook:

Calculus by S. Shahshahani, Vol. 2

Syllabus:
Real n-dimensional space, Affine subspaces, Inner product and Euclidean geometry, Linear mappings, Volume and determinant, Smooth curves, Functions of several variables, Level sets, Continuity and limit, Linear approximation and the derivative, The gradient vector field, The chain rule, Higher order derivatives, Taylor polynomials, Critical points, Implicit functions, Inverse functions, Coordinate change, Optimization, Multiple integrals, Computing multiple integrals, Change of variables in multiple integrals, Smooth surfaces, Line and surface integrals, Vector analysis.

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Topology 1 (22-556) (Fall 2013, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Khashayar Filom and Ahmad Reza Haj-Saeedi Sadegh
  
Textbook:

Topology by James R. Munkres

Syllabus:
Topological spaces, Basis for a topology, The order topology, The product topology on X x Y, The subspace topology, Closed sets and limit points, Continuous functions, The product topology, The metric topology, The quotient topology, Connected spaces, Connected subspaces of the real line, Components and local connectedness, Compact spaces, Compact subspaces of the real line, Limit point compactness, Local compactness, The Tychonoff theorem, The one-point Alexandroff compactification, The countability axioms, The separation axioms, Normal spaces, The Urysohn lemma, The Urysohn metrization theorem, The Tietze extension theorem.

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Homological Methods in Commutative Algebra (22-252+) (Spring 2013, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
 
Textbook (Under Preparation):

Homological Methods in Commutative Algebra by S. Yassemi and M. R. Pournaki



Syllabus
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Rings and modules of fractions, Support of a module, Primary decomposition, Associated primes, Krull dimension theory, System of parameters, Regular local rings, Regular sequences, Grade, Depth, Cohen-Macaulay rings, Complexes and homology, Free resolutions, Projective resolutions, Injective resolutions, Derived functors, Ext and Tor, Homological dimensions theory, Depth revisited, Auslander-Buchsbaum formula, Bass formula, Classification of regular rings.

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Real Analysis (22-412+) (Fall 2012, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
 
Textbook (Under Preparation):

Real Analysis by M. Hesaaraki and M. R. Pournaki

Syllabus
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Lebesgue measure on the line, Lebesgue outer measure, Measurable sets, Nonmeasurable sets, Regularity properties, Measurable functions, Lusin's theorem, Egoroff's theorem, Littlewood's three principles, Convergence in measure, Lebesgue integration on the line, Bounded convergence theorem, Fatou's lemma, Monotone convergence theorem, Dominated convergence theorem, Differentiation, Vitali's covering lemma, Lebesgue-Young theorem, Functions of bounded variations, Derivatives of integrals, Absolute continuity, The fundamental theorems of calculus, Normed linear spaces, Hahn-Banach theorem, Banach spaces, Open mapping theorem, Closed graph theorem, Classical Banach spaces, L^p spaces, Hilbert spaces, Orthonormal sequences and bases, Fourier series, Riesz representation theorem, Sigma algebras, Borel sets, Measurable spaces, Measure spaces, Complete measure spaces, Sigma finite measure spaces, Outer measures, General measure and integration theory, Dynkin systems, Product measures, Fubini and Tonelli theorems, Signed measures, Hahn decomposition theorem, Jordan decomposition theorem, Lebesgue decomposition theorem, Radon-Nikodym theorem.

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Calculus 1 (22-015) (Fall 2012, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:
Khashayar Filom
  
Textbook:

Calculus by J. Stewart

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Syllabus:
Topics include limits, continuity, derivatives, and linear approximation, Differential and elementary integral calculus of functions of one variable, The fundamental theorem of calculus, Elementary techniques of integration, Applications of integration, Sequences and series of numbers, Convergent sequences and series, Cauchy sequences, Taylor series.

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Homological Methods in Commutative Algebra (22-252+) (Spring 2012, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
 
Textbook (Under Preparation):

Homological Methods in Commutative Algebra by S. Yassemi and M. R. Pournaki

Syllabus
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Rings and modules of fractions, Support of a module, Primary decomposition, Associated primes, Krull dimension theory, System of parameters, Regular local rings, Regular sequences, Grade, Depth, Cohen-Macaulay rings, Complexes and homology, Free resolutions, Projective resolutions, Injective resolutions, Derived functors, Ext and Tor, Homological dimensions theory, Auslander-Buchsbaum formula, Classification of regular rings.

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Analysis 2 (22-326) (Spring 2012, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Khashayar Filom and Ahmad Reza Haj-Saeedi Sadegh

  
Textbooks:

1) Calculus on Manifolds by Michael Spivak
2) Principles of Mathematical Analysis by Walter Rudin

Syllabus:
Norm and inner product, Subsets of Euclidean space, Functions and continuity, Differentiation, Partial derivatives, Inverse functions, Implicit functions, Integration, Measure zero and content zero, Integrable functions, Fubini's theorem, Partitions of unity, Change of variable, Algebraic preliminaries, Fields and forms, Geometric preliminaries, Integration on chains, The fundamental theorem of Calculus, Stokes' theorem, Manifolds, Some measure theory.

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Advanced Algebra (22-226+) (Fall 2011, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
 
Textbook:

Introduction to Module Theory by S. Yassemi and M. R. Pournaki

Syllabus:
Modules and submodules, Homomorphisms and exact sequences, Products and sums of modules, Hom, Tensor, Category and functor, Free modules, Projective modules, Injective modules, Flat modules, Jacobson radical of rings, Chain conditions on modules, Noetherian and Artinian rings, Simple and semisimple modules, Semisimple and primitive rings.

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Algebra 3 (22-209) (Fall 2011, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
  
Textbook:

Fields and Galois Theory by John M. Howie

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Syllabus:
Rings and fields, The field of fractions of an integral domain, The characteristic of a field, Prime fields, Integral domains and polynomials, ED's, PID's, UFD's, Polynomial rings, Finite and infinite extensions, Simple and finitely generated extensions, Algebraic and transcendental extensions, Constructions with straight edge and compass, Splitting fields, Finite fields, Normal extensions, Separable extensions, Galois extensions, Galois groups, Solvability of algebraic equations.

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Analysis 1 (22-325) (Spring 2011, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Khashayar Filom, Nima Moeini and Peyman Morteza
  
Textbook:

Real Mathematical Analysis by Charles C. Pugh

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Syllabus:
Metric space concepts, Convergent sequences and subsequences, Continuity, Homeomorphism, Closed sets, Open sets, Open subsets of R, Topological description of continuity, Closure, Interior, Boundary, Inheritance, Clustering, Condensing, Product metrics, Continuity of arithmetic in R, Cauchy sequences, Boundedness, Compactness, Nests of compacts, Continuity and compactness, Homeomorphisms and compactness, Absolute closedness, Uniform continuity and compactness, Connectedness, Coverings, Total boundedness, Perfect metric spaces, Cantor sets, Completion, Differentiation, The rules of differentiation, Higher derivatives, Smoothness classes, Analytic functions, Taylor approximation, Inverse functions, Riemann integration, Darboux integrability, Uniform convergence and function spaces, Nowhere differentiable continuous functions, Power series, Compactness and equicontinuity in the function spaces, Uniform approximation in the function spaces.

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Commutative Algebra 2 (22-245+) (Fall 2010, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

Textbooks:

1) Commutative Ring Theory by H. Matsumura
2) Cohen-Macaulay Rings by W. Bruns and J. Herzog

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Syllabus:
Graded rings and modules, Artin-Rees lemma, Inverse systems, Inverse limits, Completion, Krull intersection theorem, The Hilbert function, The Hilbert-Samuel function, Dimension theory revisited, Regular sequences, Grade, Depth, Auslander-Buchsbaum formula, Cohen-Macaulay rings, Minimal injective resolutions, Bass numbers, Gorenstein rings, Complete intersection rings.

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Engineering Mathematics (22-035) (Fall 2010, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Mohsen Karmozdi, Kayvan Yaghmaei and Mohsen Yousefnezhad

Textbooks:

1) Complex Functions by M. Hesaaraki and M. R. Pournaki
2) Differential Equations and Their Applications by M. Braun

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Syllabus:
Complex Functions: Structure of complex numbers, Sequences of complex numbers, Topology of the complex plane, Compactness, Path-connectedness, Domains, Complex functions, Limits, Continuity, Sequences of complex functions, Cauchy-Riemann equations, Analytic functions, Harmonic functions, Exponential functions, Logarithmic functions, Trigonometric functions, Roots, Branches, Conformal maps, Linear fractional transformations, Line integrals, Cauchy-Goursat theorem, Cauchy integral formula, Morera's theorem, Maximum modulus principle, Fundamental theorem of algebra, Series of complex numbers and functions, Uniform convergence, Taylor's series, Laurent's series, Isolated singularities, Residues, Evaluation of integrals of real-valued functions.

Partial Differential Equations: Two point boundary value problems, Introduction to partial differential equations, The heat equation, Separation of variables, Periodic functions, Fourier series, Fourier coefficients, Fourier cosine and sine series, Parseval formula, The heat equation revisited, The wave equation, Laplace's equation, Fourier integrals, Partial differential equations on unbounded domains, Sturm-Liouville theory.

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Homological Algebra 2 (22-247+) (Spring 2010, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

Textbooks:

1) Local Cohomology: An Algebraic Introduction ... by M. P. Brodmann and R. Y. Sharp
2) An Introduction to Homological Algebra by Joseph J. Rotman

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Syllabus:
Local cohomology functors, Local cohomology modules, Direct and inverse systems, Direct limits, Local cohomology modules as direct limits of Ext modules, Torsion modules, Ideal transforms, Some vanishing theorems, Mayer-Vietoris sequence and its applications, Arithmetic rank, Some acyclic modules, The independence theorem, A non-vanishing theorem, The flat base change theorem, Use of Čech complexes, Use of Koszul complexes, Grothendieck's vanishing theorem, Introduction to spectral sequences.

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Topology 1 (22-556) (Spring 2010, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Khashayar Filom and Peyman Morteza
  
Textbook:

A Taste of Topology by Volker Runde

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Syllabus:
Metric spaces, Examples of metric spaces, Open and closed sets, Convergence and continuity, Completeness, Cantor's intersection theorem, Completion, Bourbaki's Mittag-Leffler theorem, Baire's theorem, Compactness for metric spaces, Bolzano-Weierstraß property, Heine-Borel theorem, Topological spaces, Examples of topological spaces, Zariski topology, Continuity and convergence of nets, Compactness, Tychonoff's theorem, Locally compact spaces, Alexandroff one-point compactification, Connectedness and path connectedness, Intermediate value theorem, Locally connected spaces, Locally path connected spaces, Totally disconnected spaces, Separation properties, Normal spaces, Completely regular spaces, Urysohn's lemma, Urysohn's metrization theorem, Tietze's extension theorem.

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Homological Algebra (22-246+) (Fall 2009, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

Textbook:

An Elementary Approach to Homological Algebra by L. R. Vermani

Syllabus:
Homology of complexes, Ker-Coker sequence, Connecting homomorphism: the general case, Homotopy, Free resolutions, Projective resolutions, Injective resolutions, Derived functors, Torsion functors, Extension functors, Some further properties of Tor and Ext, Hereditary rings, Dedekind domains and rings, Prüfer rings, Universal coefficient theorem for homology, Universal coefficient theorem for cohomology, The Künneth formula, Homological dimensions theory, Dimensions of modules and rings, Global dimension of rings, Global dimension of Noetherian and Artinian rings.

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Differential Equations (22-034) (Fall 2009, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Farzaneh Jannat, Ahmad Mousavi and Farnaz Salehi
  
Textbook:

Differential Equations and Their Applications by Martin Braun

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Syllabus:
Ordinary differential equations and mathematical models, First-order linear equations, Separable equations, Exact equations, Picard's existence and uniqueness theorem, Second-order linear differential equations, The method of variation of parameters, The method of judicious guessing, Series solutions, The method of Laplace transforms and its applications, Higher-order equations, Systems of differential equations, Stability of linear systems, Stability of equilibrium solutions, The phase-plane.

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Elementary Theory of Ordinary Differential Equations (22-384) (Fall 2009, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

  
Textbook:

A First Course in the Qualitative Theory of Differential Equations by James H. Liu

Syllabus:
Linear differential equations, The need for qualitative analysis, Existence and uniqueness, Dependence on initial data and parameters, Maximal interval of existence, Fixed point method, General nonhomogeneous linear equations, Linear equations with constant coefficients, Periodic coefficients and Floquet theory, Linear autonomous equations in the plane, Perturbations on linear equations in the plane.

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Commutative Algebra (22-243+) (Spring 2009, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
  
Textbook:

Steps in Commutative Algebra by Rodney Y. Sharp

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Syllabus:
Commutative rings and subrings, Ideals, Maximal ideals, Prime ideals, Minimal prime ideals, Rings and modules of fractions, Support of a module, Primary decomposition, Associated primes, Integral extensions, Krull dimension theory.

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Algebra 2 (22-218) (Spring 2009, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:
Amin Fakhari
  
Textbooks:
1) Algebra by Thomas W. Hungerford
2) A First Course in Rings and Ideals by David M. Burton

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Syllabus:
The action of a group on a set, The Sylow theorems, Classification of finite groups, Introductory concepts in rings, Ideals and their operations, The classical isomorphism theorems, Integral domains and fields, Maximal, prime and primary ideals, Divisibility theory in integral domains, Polynomial rings,
PID's, UFD's, ED's.

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Engineering Mathematics (22-035) (Fall 2008, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Negin Bagherpour, Amin Fakhari, Asmaa Hasannejad and Akram Sheikhalishahi

Textbooks:

1) Partial Differential Equations of Mathematical Physics by Tyn Myint-U
2) Complex Variables and Applications by R. V. Churchill, J. W. Brown and R. F. Verhey

Syllabus:
Partial Differential Equations: Periodic functions, Fourier series, Fourier coefficients, Fourier cosine and sine series, Parseval formula, Fourier integral, Fourier transforms, What is a PDE? Initial and boundary conditions, Separable partial differential equations, Classical equations and boundary value problems, Wave equation, Heat equation, Laplace's equation.

Complex Functions: Structure of complex numbers, Sequences of complex numbers, Topology of the complex plane, Compactness, Path-connectedness, Domains, Complex functions, Limits, Continuity, Sequences of complex functions, Cauchy-Riemann equations, Analytic functions, Harmonic functions, Exponential functions, Logarithmic functions, Trigonometric functions, Roots, Branches, Conformal maps, Linear fractional transformations, Line integrals, Cauchy-Goursat theorem, Cauchy integral formula, Morera's theorem, Maximum modulus principle, Series of complex numbers and functions, Uniform convergence, Taylor's series, Laurent's series, Isolated singularities, Residues, Evaluation of integrals of real-valued functions.

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Algebra 1 (22-217) (Fall 2008, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:

Amin Fakhari
  
Textbook:

Contemporary Abstract Algebra by Joseph A. Gallian

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Syllabus:
Groups and important examples (quaternion group, Klein group, dihedral groups), Subgroups, Center, Cosets, Lagrange's theorem, Normal subgroups, Factor groups, Symmetric and alternating groups, Conjugacy classes, Homomorphisms, The homomorphism theorems, Isomorphism, Isomorphism theorems, Cayley's theorem, Direct sums, Fundamental theorem on finite abelian groups, Automorphism groups, Inner and outer automorphisms, Commutator subgroup, Rings, Ideals, Prime and maximal ideals in commutative rings, Field of quotients.

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Complex Functions 1 (22-335) (Spring 2008, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:

Mohammad Safdari
  
Textbook:

Complex Functions by M. Hesaaraki and M. R. Pournaki

Syllabus:
Structure of complex numbers, Sequences of complex numbers, Topology of the complex plane, Compactness, Path-connectedness, Domains, Complex functions, Limits, Continuity, Sequences of complex functions, Cauchy-Riemann equations, Analytic functions, Harmonic functions, Exponential functions, Logarithmic functions, Trigonometric functions, Roots, Branches, Conformal maps, Linear fractional transformations, Line integrals, Cauchy-Goursat theorem, Cauchy integral formula, Morera's theorem, Maximum modulus principle, Series of complex numbers and functions, Uniform convergence, Taylor's series, Laurent's series, Isolated singularities, Residues, Evaluation of integrals of real-valued functions.

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Linear Groups (22-285+) (Fall 2007, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
  
Textbook:

Linear Groups by M. R. Darafsheh

Syllabus:
Group actions, Finite fields, Projective geometry, General linear groups, Projective line, Transvections, Permutation groups, Simplicity of PSL_n(F), Symplectic groups, Witt's theorem, Symplectic transvections, Simplicity of projective symplectic groups, Quasi-bilinear and quadratic forms, Finite unitary groups, Finite orthogonal groups.

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Linear Algebra 1 (22-255) (Fall 2007, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:

Asmaa Hasannejad
  
Textbook:

Linear Algebra by S. H. Friedberg, A. J. Insel and L. E. Spence

Syllabus:
Vector spaces, Subspaces, Linear combinations and systems of linear equations, Linear dependence and linear independence, Bases and dimension, Maximal linearly independent subsets, Linear transformations, Null spaces, Ranges, The matrix representation of a linear transformation, Composition of linear transformations and matrix multiplication, Invertibility and isomorphisms, The change of coordinate matrix, Dual spaces, Elementary matrix operations and elementary matrices, The rank of a matrix and matrix inverses, Systems of linear equations, Determinants, Properties of determinants, Eigenvalues, Eigenvectors, Diagonalizability, Invariant subspaces, The Cayley-Hamilton theorem, The minimal polynomial, Triangular forms, Jordan canonical forms, Inner products and norms, The Gram-Schmidt orthogonalization process.

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Commutative Algebra (22-243+) (Fall 2006, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
  
Textbook:

Steps in Commutative Algebra by Rodney Y. Sharp

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Syllabus:
Commutative rings and subrings, Ideals, Maximal ideals, Prime ideals, Minimal prime ideals, Rings and modules of fractions, Support of a module, Primary decomposition, Associated primes, Integral extensions, Krull dimension theory.

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Differential Equations (22-034) (Fall 2006, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Alireza Mohammadi and Shokoofeh Shafiei Ebrahimi

  
Textbook:

Ordinary Differential Equations by Tyn Myint-U

Syllabus:
Ordinary differential equations, Mathematical models, First-order equations, Picard's existence theorem, Second-order linear equations, Oscillation, Separation theorems, Solution in series, Legendre and Bessel functions, Systems of equations, Stability theory, The Laplace transform and its applications.

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Elementary Functional Analysis (22-475) (Fall 2006, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
 
Textbook:

Linear Functional Analysis by B. P. Rynne and M. A. Youngson

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Syllabus:
Normed spaces, Banach spaces, Inner product spaces, Hilbert spaces, Linear operators, Linear operators on Hilbert spaces, Compact operators, Integral and differential equations.

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Homological Algebra (22-246+) (Spring 2006, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

Textbook:

An Elementary Approach to Homological Algebra by L. R. Vermani

Syllabus:
Homology of complexes, Ker-Coker sequence, Connecting homomorphism: the general case, Homotopy, Free resolutions, Projective resolutions, Injective resolutions, Derived functors, Torsion functors, Extension functors, Some further properties of Tor and Ext, Homological dimensions theory, Dimensions of modules and rings, Global dimension of rings, Global dimension of Noetherian and Artinian rings.

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Differential Equations (22-034) (Spring 2006, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Roozbeh Tabrizian, Alireza Vahid and Ehsan Varyani
  
Textbook:

Differential Equations by D. Lomen and J. Mark

Syllabus:
Basic concepts of differential equations, First-order differential equations, Linear first-order differential equations, Higher order linear differential equations, Systems of linear differential equations, Series solutions, Laplace transforms.

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Algebra 3 (22-219+) (Fall 2005, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:
Majid Hadian
  
Textbook:

Introduction to Module Theory by S. Yassemi and M. R. Pournaki

Syllabus:
Modules and submodules, Homomorphisms and exact sequences, Products and sums of modules, Hom, Tensor, Category and functor, Free modules, Projective modules, Injective modules, Flat modules, Jacobson radical of rings, Chain conditions on modules, Noetherian and Artinian rings, Simple and semisimple modules, Semisimple and primitive rings.

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Engineering Mathematics (22-035) (Fall 2005, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:
Hassan Dadashi
  
Textbooks:

1) Partial Differential Equations of Mathematical Physics by Tyn Myint-U
2) Complex Variables and Applications by R. V. Churchill, J. W. Brown and R. F. Verhey

Syllabus:
Partial Differential Equations: Periodic functions, Fourier series, Fourier coefficients, Fourier cosine and sine series, Parseval formula, Fourier integral, Fourier transforms, What is a PDE? Initial and boundary conditions, Separable partial differential equations, Classical equations and boundary value problems, Wave equation, Heat equation, Laplace's equation.

Complex Functions: Structure of complex numbers, Sequences of complex numbers, Topology of the complex plane, Compactness, Path-connectedness, Domains, Complex functions, Limits, Continuity, Sequences of complex functions, Cauchy-Riemann equations, Analytic functions, Harmonic functions, Exponential functions, Logarithmic functions, Trigonometric functions, Roots, Branches, Conformal maps, Linear fractional transformations, Line integrals, Cauchy-Goursat theorem, Cauchy integral formula, Morera's theorem, Maximum modulus principle, Series of complex numbers and functions, Uniform convergence, Taylor's series, Laurent's series, Isolated singularities, Residues, Evaluation of integrals of real-valued functions.

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Finite Groups (22-282+) (Spring 2005, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki
  
Textbook:

The Theory of Finite Groups, An Introduction by H. Kurzweil and B. Stellmacher

Syllabus:
Groups, Subgroups, Homomorphisms, Normal subgroups, Automorphisms, Cyclic groups, Commutators, Products of groups, Minimal normal subgroups, Composition series, The structure of abelian groups, Automorphisms of cyclic groups, Group actions, Sylow’s theorem, Complements of normal subgroups, Permutation groups, Transitive groups, Frobenius groups, Primitive action, The symmetric group, Imprimitive groups, Wreath products.

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Calculus 2 (22-016) (Spring 2005, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Ali Mohammadian and Ramin Okhrati
  
Textbook:

Calculus by J. Stewart

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Lecture notes (taken by S. Shahshahani):

Linear Algebra:

1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7)
8) 9) 10) 11)

Smooth Curves:

12) 13) 14)

Functions of Several Variables:

15) 16) 17)

Continuity and Limit:

18)  19)

Differentiation:

20) 21) 22) 23) 24) 25) 26)
27) 28) 29) 30) 31)

Multiple Integrals:

32) 33) 34)

Line and Surface Integrals:

35) 36) 37) 38)

Vector Analysis:

39) 40) 41)

Syllabus:
Real n-dimensional space, Affine subspaces, Inner product and Euclidean geometry, Linear mappings, Volume and determinant, Smooth curves, Functions of several variables, Level sets, Continuity and limit, Linear approximation and the derivative, The gradient vector field, The chain rule, Higher order derivatives, Taylor polynomials, Critical points, Implicit functions, Inverse functions, Coordinate change, Optimization, Multiple integrals, Computing multiple integrals, Change of variables in multiple integrals, Smooth surfaces, Line and surface integrals, Vector analysis.

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Calculus 1 (22-015) (Fall 2004, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TAs:
Asghar Bahmani and Azam Heydari
  
Textbook:

Calculus by J. Stewart

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Lecture notes (taken by S. Shahshahani):

Real and Complex Numbers:

1) 2) 3) 4) 5)

Sequences and Series of Numbers:

6) 7) 8)

Continuity:

9) 10) 11) 12) 13)

Differentiation:

14) 15) 16) 17) 18)  19) 20)

Integration:

21) 22) 23) 24) 25) 26) 27)

Taylor Series:

28) 29) 30) 31)

Syllabus:
Real numbers, Completeness, Complex numbers, Topics include limits, continuity, derivatives, and linear approximation, Differential and elementary integral calculus of functions of one variable, The fundamental theorem of calculus, Elementary techniques of integration, Applications of integration, Sequences and series of numbers, Convergent sequences and series, Cauchy sequences, Taylor series.

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Analysis 1 (22-325) (Fall 2004, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:
Hassan Dadashi

  
Textbooks:

1) Methods of Real Analysis by Richard R. Goldberg
2) Principles of Mathematical Analysis by Walter Rudin

Syllabus:
Introduction to metric spaces and important examples, Normed linear spaces and important examples, Brief excursion into topology, Open and closed sets, Convergence in metric spaces, Limits and metric spaces, Continuous functions on metric spaces, Uniform continuity, Connectedness, Completeness, Compactness, Heine-Borel theorem, Bolzano-Weierstrass theorem, Differentiation of functions of one real variable, Theory of Riemann integration, Sequences and series of functions, Uniform convergence, Ascoli's theorem, The Stone-Weierstrass theorem.

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Analysis 1 (22-325) (Spring 2000, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:
Mohsen Bahramgiri

Textbooks:

1) Methods of Real Analysis by Richard R. Goldberg
2) Principles of Mathematical Analysis by Walter Rudin

Syllabus:
Sequences of real numbers, Convergent sequences, Cauchy sequences, Completeness, Lim-sup, Lim-inf, Series of real numbers, Introduction to metric spaces and important examples, Normed linear spaces and important examples, Brief excursion into topology, Open and closed sets, Convergence in metric spaces, Limits and metric spaces, Continuous functions on metric spaces, Uniform continuity, Connectedness, Completeness, Compactness, Heine-Borel theorem, Bolzano-Weierstrass theorem, Differentiation of functions of one real variable.

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Algebra 1 (22-217) (Fall 1999, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:
Mohsen Bahramgiri

Textbook:
Contemporary Abstract Algebra by Joseph A. Gallian

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Syllabus:
Groups and important examples (quaternion group, Klein group, dihedral groups), Subgroups, Center, Cosets, Lagrange's theorem, Normal subgroups, Factor groups, Symmetric and alternating groups, Conjugacy classes, Homomorphisms, The homomorphism theorems, Isomorphism, Isomorphism theorems, Cayley's theorem, Direct sums, Fundamental theorem on finitely generated abelian groups, Automorphism groups, Inner and outer automorphisms, Commutator subgroup, Rings, Ideals, Prime and maximal ideals in commutative rings, Field of quotients, Polynomial rings, PID's, UFD's, ED's.

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Linear Algebra 2 (6103-193) (Fall 1998, University of Tehran)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:
Hadi Jorati

Textbook:

Linear Algebra
by K. Hoffman and R. Kunze

Syllabus:
Eigenvectors, Eigenvalues, Characteristic polynomial, Minimal polynomial, The Cayley-Hamilton theorem, Direct sums of subspaces,
Primary decomposition theorem, Invariant subspaces, Elementary divisors, Nilpotent operators, Reduction to the triangular forms, Reduction to the Jordan canonical forms, Reduction to the rational canonical forms, Reduction to the classical forms, Inner product spaces, Orthogonal direct sums, Orthonormal basis, Gram-Schmidt theorem, The Riesz representation theorem, The spectral theorem, Bilinear and quadratic forms, Real Normality.

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Algebra 2 (22-218) (Fall 1998, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:
Keivan Mallahi-Karai
  
Textbooks:

1) Algebra by Thomas W. Hungerford
2) Basic Abstract Algebra by P. B. Bhattacharya, S. K. Jain and S. R. Nagpaul

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Syllabus:
Rings, Ideals, Prime and maximal ideals in commutative rings, Field of quotients, Polynomial rings, Matrix rings, Boolean rings, PID's, UFD's, ED's, Rings with chain conditions, Hilbert basis theorem, Prime fields, Finite and infinite extensions, Simple and finitely generated extensions, Algebraic and transcendental extensions, Algebraically closed fields, Normal extensions, Finite fields, Galois extensions, Cyclic extensions, Galois groups, Solvability of algebraic equations, Constructions with straight edge and compass.

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Algebra 1 (22-217) (Spring 1998, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:
Keivan Mallahi-Karai

Textbook:

Algebra by Thomas W. Hungerford

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Syllabus:
Groups and important examples (quaternion group, Klein group, dihedral groups), Isomorphism, Subgroups, Cosets, Lagrange's theorem, Normal subgroups, Simple groups, Factor groups, Homomorphisms, The homomorphism theorems, Isomorphism theorems, Symmetric and alternating groups, Direct sums, Free abelian groups, Fundamental theorem on finitely generated abelian groups, Group actions, Orbits, Stabilizers, Permutation groups, Conjugacy classes, Center, Cayley's theorem, Automorphism groups, Inner and outer automorphisms, Sylow theorems, Commutator subgroup,  Schreier's refinement theorem, Jordan-Hِlder theorem, Solvable groups, Nilpotent groups. 

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Number Theory (22-215) (Fall 1997, Sharif University of Technology)  

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

Textbooks:
1) Introduction to Number Theory by W. W. Adams and L. J. Goldstein
2) Introduction to Analytic Number Theory by Tom M. Apostol

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Syllabus:
Basic properties of the integers, The greatest common divisor, The least common multiple, The Euclidean algorithm, Primes, The fundamental theorem of arithmetic, Linear Diophantine equations, Modular arithmetic, Fermat's little theorem, The Chinese remainder theorem, Roots of polynomial congruences, Primitive roots, Power residues, Legendre's symbols, The law of quadratic reciprocity, Jacobi's symbol, Number theoretic functions, Distribution of primes, The prime number theorem, Pythagorean triples and Fermat's last theorem, Sums of two squares, Pell's equation.

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Analysis 2 (22-326) (Fall 1996, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

TA:

Kamran Reihani

Textbooks:

1) Principles of Mathematical Analysis by Walter Rudin
2) Mathematical Analysis by Tom M. Apostol
3) A Second Course in Mathematical Analysis by J. C. Burkill and H. Burkill

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Syllabus:
Theory of Riemann integration, Functions of bounded variation, Theory of Riemann-Stieltjes integration, Sequences and series of functions, Uniform convergence, Ascoli's theorem, The Stone-Weierstrass theorem, Taylor series, Power Series, Fundamental theorem of algebra, Fourier series and Fourier integrals, The L_2-space as a complete inner product space, Basic Hilbert space theory, Orthonormal sets, Bessel, Gram-Schmidt, Riesz-Fischer, Riemann-Lebesgue and Parseval's results, Periodic functions, Dirichlet and Fejer's kernels, Cesaro summability, Denseness of trigonometric polynomials in L_2 (I) and in L_1(I).

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Number Theory (22-215) (Fall 1995, Sharif University of Technology)

Instructor:
M. R. Pournaki

Textbook:

Introduction to Number Theory by W. W. Adams and L. J. Goldstein

Syllabus:
Basic properties of the integers, The greatest common divisor, The least common multiple, The Euclidean algorithm, Primes, The fundamental theorem of arithmetic, Linear Diophantine equations, Modular arithmetic, Fermat's little theorem, The Chinese remainder theorem, Roots of polynomial congruences, Primitive roots, Power residues, The law of quadratic reciprocity, Number theoretic functions, Pythagorean triples and Fermat's last theorem, Sums of two squares, Pell's equation.

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