|Module code||WTW 710|
|Faculty||Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences|
An introduction to the basic mathematical objects of linear functional analysis will be presented. These include metric spaces, Hilbert spaces and Banach spaces. Subspaces, linear operators and functionals will be discussed in detail. The fundamental theorems for normed spaces: The Hahn-Banach theorem, Banach-Steinhaus theorem, open mapping theorem and closed graph theorem. Hilbert space theory: Riesz' theorem, the basics of projections and orthonormal sets.
|Prerequisites||Real analysis on third-year level|
|Contact time||2 lectures per week|
|Language of tuition||English|
|Academic organisation||Mathematics and Applied Maths|
|Period of presentation||Semester 1|
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