Course Outline for 2009/2010

**Classroom**: A-19

**Time**: Mon 12:15pm – 2:10pm, Wed 2:15pm-4:10pm

**Lecturer**: Laurel Benn

Phone: 642-7055 , Email: benn.laurel@gmail.com

**Office hours**: M 2:15pm – 3:30pm, W 11:15am-12:10pm or by appointment.

**Textbook**: A First Course in Complex Analysis with Applications
(2nd Edition), by Dennis Zill and Patrick Shanahan.

**Course Description**:This course is an introduction to the theory of functions of a complex variable with some applications.

**Topics**:complex numbers and the complex plane, complex functions and mappings, analytic functions, Cauchy-Riemann equations, Harmonic functions,elementary functions of a complex variable, integration in the complex plane, Cauchy-Goursat theorem,
conformal mappings, Cauchy's Integral formulas, Taylor and Laurent series,zeros and poles,
residue theory.

**Grading**: Grades will be based on course work(50%) and the final exam(50%).