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3Blue1Brown: Derivative formulas through geometry

By | 2018-01-30T08:32:22+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Categories: Math 141|

As I mentioned in class yesterday, 3Blue1Brown is a YouTube channel that produces terrific computer-animated explanations of various mathematical concepts. There is an entire playlist on "The Essence of Calculus" that is definitely worth checking out. Of particular relevance to yesterday's class, take a look at the video below, which gives some nice explanations of the [...]

Reference for Fourier Series and Transforms

By | 2018-01-29T08:50:44+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Categories: Courses, Math 344|

Above is a picture of Joseph Fourier, the French mathematician after whom the next phase of our course is named. Since our current textbook does not cover Fourier series and Fourier transforms, we will temporarily be switching references. Our new reference for the next three weeks will be a set of lecture notes by Brad [...]

Flowchart for Series Methods

By | 2018-01-19T10:45:06+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Categories: Courses, Math 344|

Above is a picture of Leo Frobenius, an archaeologist not to be confused with Ferdinand Frobenius, the mathematician after which one of our recent methods is named. I think the picture of Leo, however, probably represents how you might be feeling at this point. To help keep the material from Chapter 9 straight, I have [...]

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This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.