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CODE 52474
ACADEMIC YEAR 2022/2023
CREDITS
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR MAT/05
LANGUAGE Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
  • GENOVA
PREREQUISITES
Propedeuticità in uscita
Questo insegnamento è propedeutico per gli insegnamenti:
  • PHYSICS 8758 (coorte 2022/2023)
  • MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS 1 52474 2022
  • PHYSICS 8758 (coorte 2022/2023)
  • MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS 1 52474 2022
  • PHYSICS 8758 (coorte 2022/2023)
  • MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS 1 52474 2022
  • PHYSICS 8758 (coorte 2022/2023)
  • MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS 1 52474 2022
MODULES Questo insegnamento è composto da:
TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

OVERVIEW

Language: Italian

 

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Rigorous treatment of Mathematical Analysis, focusing on differential and integral calculus of functions of one real variable.

PREREQUISITES

Elementary algebra; trigonometry

TEACHING METHODS

Traditional: blackboard.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

 1. Real numbers. The axioms of ordered fields. Absolute value. Natural and integer numbers. Rational numbers and their geometric representation. Completeness and its consequences. Real numbers and the straight line. Archimedean property. Decimal representations.

2. Functions. Relations, functions, domain, codomain, image and graph of a function. Composition of functions. Invertible functions. Operations on real functions. Monotone functions. Polynomials and rational functions. Trigonometric functions. The exponential function on rational numbers.

3. Limits. Metric and e topological properties of R. Continuity. Operations with continuous functions. Limits and their properties. The algebra of limits. Comparison theorems. Limits of monotone functions. Limits of compositions and change of variables. Sequences and their limits. Sunsequences.  Bolzano-Weierstrass' theorem. Cauchy sequences. Sequences defined by recurrence and their limits. Neper's number e.

4. Global properties of continuous functions. Weierstrass' theorem. Zeroes of continuous functions. Intermediate value theorem.  Continuity and monotonicity. Continuity of the inverse function. Uniform continuity. Heine-Cantor's theorem. The exponential funcion on real numbers.

5. Differential calculus. The derivative: definition and elementary properties. Differentiability and the properties of the differential.  Derivative of compositions and inverse functions. Derivatives of elementary functions. Higher order derivatives. The classical theorems by Rolle, Lagrange and  Cauchy and their consequences. The theorem of de l'Hopital. Local comparison of functions. Vanishing and diverging functions. Taylor's formula. Convexity. Study of monotonicity and convexity by means of first and second derivatives.  Newton's method. Iterative procedures for the solution of equations.

6.The  indefinite integral. Integration techniques.  Integration of elementary functions.  Integration by parts and by substitution.  Integration of rational functions. 

7. The Riemann integral. Definition and properties of the definite integral. Integrability of continuous and monotonic functions. The oriented integral. The integral mean theorem. Relations between derivation and integration: integral functions, the fundamental theorem of calculus and its consequences. Improper integrals. Convergence criteria. 

8. Series.  Geometric and telescopic series. Convergence. Series with non negative terms: comparison, root and ratio criteria; condensation, order and integral tests.  Alternating series and Leibniz' theorem.

9. Differential equations. Separation of variables. Linear first order equations Second order linear equations with constant coefficients.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

A.Bacciotti, F.Ricci - Analisi Matematica I - Liguori Editore

M. Baronti, F. De Mari, R. van der Putten, I. Venturi - Calculus Problems, Springer, 2016

Further readings will be posted on the web page (AULAWEB)

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

LESSONS

LESSONS START

The class will start according to the academic calendar.

Class schedule

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile all'indirizzo EasyAcademy.

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

The exam consists of a written test and an oral test.
Students enrolled in the course of study in Physics are not required to study the proofs of the theorems that will be the object of learning during the second semester.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

1. Two intermediate written tests  will be provided during the year. If a student obtains an average mark greater than or equal to 18/30 and if he scores at least 15/30 in both, the average of the two marks counts as a written test. 

2. A written test with a score greater than or equal to 12/30 allows access to the oral test.

3. If a student submits a written test, the intermediate written tests will be considered canceled.

Oral tests. During the oral exam, the commission asks questions about the entire program. In particular, the knowledge of the definitions of the main concepts, and of the statements and proofs of the most important results will be evaluated, and the ability to carry out exercises will be verified.

Exam schedule

Data Ora Luogo Degree type Note
23/01/2023 09:00 GENOVA Scritto riservato agli studenti iscritti a.a.2021/2022 e anni accademici precedenti
24/01/2023 09:00 GENOVA Orale riservato agli studenti iscritti a.a.2021/2022 e anni accademici precedenti
13/02/2023 09:00 GENOVA Scritto riservato agli studenti iscritti a.a.2021/2022 e anni accademici precedenti
14/02/2023 09:00 GENOVA Orale riservato agli studenti iscritti a.a.2021/2022 e anni accademici precedenti
26/06/2023 09:00 GENOVA Scritto
28/06/2023 09:00 GENOVA Orale
17/07/2023 09:00 GENOVA Scritto
19/07/2023 09:00 GENOVA Orale
01/09/2023 09:00 GENOVA Scritto
04/09/2023 09:00 GENOVA Orale
23/01/2023 09:00 GENOVA Scritto riservato agli studenti iscritti a.a.2021/2022 e anni accademici precedenti
24/01/2023 09:00 GENOVA Orale riservato agli studenti iscritti a.a.2021/2022 e anni accademici precedenti
13/02/2023 09:00 GENOVA Scritto riservato agli studenti iscritti a.a.2021/2022 e anni accademici precedenti
14/02/2023 09:00 GENOVA Orale riservato agli studenti iscritti a.a.2021/2022 e anni accademici precedenti
26/06/2023 09:00 GENOVA Scritto
28/06/2023 09:00 GENOVA Orale
17/07/2023 09:00 GENOVA Scritto
19/07/2023 09:00 GENOVA Orale
01/09/2023 09:00 GENOVA Scritto
04/09/2023 09:00 GENOVA Orale

FURTHER INFORMATION

Teaching style: in presence.