DESCRIPTION OF COURSES
AP 504 MATHEMATICS IN AGRICULTURE (3L+0P) I
To educate about the basic mathematical techniques which are used in agricultural physics studies.
Functions, limits, continuity, linear equations, non-linear equations, polynomials, infinite series and Taylor series.
Vectors, matrices and determinants, inversion of matrices, Eigen values and Eigen vectors, Orthogonality, Grahm-Schmidt processes, least square problems.
Differentiation, integration, areas, partial differential equations, applications, solutions to differential and integral equations.
Systems of coordinates, cartesian, cylindrical, spherical and polar coordinates, three dimensional geometry, relative motion of frame of reference.
Probability, probability distributions and applications, Curve fitting, regression and correlation, linear and non-linear.
Geo-statistics, averaging and scaling methods, Fourier analysis, numerical approximations, numerical analysis, finite element method, Monte Carlo analysis, stochastic methods, iterative and optimal techniques.