Robin Young is the instructor.
Office hours now online!

We meet: Tuesday & Thursday at 10:00 am in Lederle Tower 206
Not anymore: Tuesday & Thursday at 10:00 am online!

Our text is: Applied Analysis,
   by John Hunter & Bruno Nachtergaele, World Scientific Press, 2001.

I'll also continue to refer to Royden (≤3e), SS and Broussard.


Topics: We'll continue the basics of Analysis from the Fall, probably including:

  • kernels, mollification and density;
  • the Lebesgue spaces & elementary inequalities;
  • elementary Functional Analysis and Hilbert spaces;
  • Applications.


Homework assignments: these are subject to revision !!

Here's the file with all problems, which will be updated as we go!

  • Set 1: due Tues, 2/11/20: do problems 1-10;
  • Set 2: due Thurs, 3/5/20: do problems 11-17;
  • Set 3: due Tues, 3/24/20: do problems 18-23;
  • Set 4: due Tues, 4/7/20: do problems 24-29;
  • Set 5: due Tues, 4/21/20: do problems 30-36;
  • Final set, due Wed, 5/6/20: do problems 37-41.

Please turn in homeworks at the beginning of class on the date due.


Here are Patrick Lei's notes from last year. Thanks Patrick!

Joel Smoller's brief take on distributions.