|Course code MATH2420||Units 10||Level 2000||Faculty of Science and Information TechnologySchool of Mathematical and Physical Sciences|
Introduces key areas of mathematics directly relevant to Electrical, Computer or Telecommunications Engineering. Provides a sound grounding in the differentiation and integration of functions of complex variables, as well as essential concepts associated with both discrete and continuous probability spaces. These topics provide an essential foundation for modern control engineering and signal processing.
Available in 2015
|Objectives||At the successful completion of this course, students will have: |
1. mathematical knowledge in the areas of complex variable theory and probability theory to support further engineering studies.
2. an enhanced analytical ability, in particular, improved problem-solving and abstract reasoning skills.
|Content||.Functions of a complex variable|
.Differentiation of functions
.Cauchy's integral theorem
.The calculus of residues - series expansions
.Discrete and continuous probability distributions
.Probability density functions, expectation, variance and covariance
.Sums of random variables
.Central limit theorem
|Assumed Knowledge||MATH1120 or MATH1220, and MATH2310.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 4 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
Tutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
|Timetables||2015 Course Timetables for MATH2420|