Instructor: Dr. Patroklosz Z Benatos;

Text: The course does not follow any textbook but rather it is a mesh of several textbooks combined with the instructor’s own approach as to how the material can be structured and explained.

Prerequisite: The course is a straightforward continuation of the one-semester introductory course at the BSM and therefore uses it conceptual framework and notation. The prerequisite is to have completed that course or a comparable course at your home institution.
In the latter case, first see the BSM Spring 2016 course description at and then contact the instructor for an initial consultation.

The mathematical prerequisite is mathematical maturity and good working knowledge of the basic elements of the following areas:

Approach: The overall key characteristic of the course is the emphasis on the depth of understanding rather than on the quantity of material.

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