Complex Variables; Differential Equations; Second Order Differential Equations; Boundary Value Problems; Some Special Functions in Physics; Green's Function; Linear Vector Spaces and Matrices; Group Theory; Appendices:; Curvilinear Co-ordinates; Fourier and Laplace Transforms; The Method of Steepest Descent; Tensor Analysis.
Pranab Kumar Chattopadhyay is a retired Professor of Physics. He did Masters in Physics from Calcutta University, Kolkata, India. He obtained PhD from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (USA) working in the field of Theoretical Nuclear Physics. He was a Research Associate at the Institute fur Theoretische Physik at Frankfurt/M, West Germany for three years. He has authored many research papers on nuclear collective motion and heavy ion collisions. He takes a deep interest in the teaching of Physics.