MATH 579 002 ST: Part Diff Equas 3 MWF  1100-1150

Instructor: Dimiter Vassilev, Associate Professor;   Office: SMLC, Office 326;   Email:

Office Hours: Monday & Friday 3pm-4pm, Wednesday 10am-11am or by appointment. Feel free to stop-by anytime if you have a quick question.                                                                                                       

Description: The course will focus on fully non-linear equations, mainly related to the Monge-Ampere equation.

ATTENDANCE: Attendance at UNM is mandatory, see policy.

Textbooks: No text book required. Class notes will be your main source. Useful books:  1. Fully Nonlinear Elliptic Equations - Luis A. Caffarelli and Xavier Cabré, Institute for Advanced Study - AMS, 1995, 104 pp.,  and 2.The Monge—Ampère Equationby Cristian E. Gutiérrez, Progress in Nonlinear Differential Equations and Their Applications Volume 44, 2001.

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