Please note:

To view the current Calendar go to

Variational Calculus MATH 470 (3)

Procedures of Euler, Lagrange and Hamilton. Extremum problems, stationary values of integrals. Canonical equations of motion, phase space, Lagrangian and Poisson brackets. Prerequisite: MATH 310 and one of MATH 314, 320, 322, PHYS 384. An alternative to the above prerequisite is both of MATH 254 and MATH 310, both with grades of at least A-. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Paul Tupper
We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
Fr 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2830, Burnaby
WMC 2830, Burnaby