During AY 2019/10 Sem 2, all announcements for PC5239B will be posted here.
Students enrolled in PC5239 are advised to bookmark this page and are expected to check for announcements regularly.


Lectures are held on Tuesdays 10:00-11:35am in S16-04-30 and on Fridays 12:00-1:35pm in S12-04-03.
First lecture on Tuesday, 14 January; last lecture on Friday, 17 April.
There will be one Mid-Term Test in March, date to be decided.

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20% Tutorial participation
40% Mid-term test
40% Projects

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Mid-Term Test

(Problems) - (Solutions) - Scores sorted (by identifier), (by total score)

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Tutorial sessions

There are weekly tutorial sessions on Fridays 4-5pm in S15-06-22; first session on 31 January 2020.
Problem sets are posted on the LumiNUS site for PC5239B.

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Lecture Notes and Textbooks

The lecture notes are posted on the LumiNUS site for PC5239B, one set for each lecture.
These notes are for the students enrolled in PC5239B only; distribution to others is not permitted.

Other than that, no particular textbook is assigned to the module. Students who wish to read/consult textbooks in addition are encouraged to do so, whereby any textbook of their liking is OK. There are not many textbooks on variational principles, here are a few of them:

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