autumn 2018

SMN6195 Complex Analysis - 5 ECTS

Sist endret: 29.01.2019

The course is provided by

Faculty of Engineering Science and Technology


Narvik |

Application deadline

Applicants from Nordic countries: 1 June for the autumn semester Exchange students and Fulbright students: 15 April for the autumn semester.

Type of course

The course can be taken as a single subject

Admission requirements

A relevant undergraduate bachelor Engineering programme with minimum 30 credits Mathematics/statistics topics

Application Code: 9371

Course content

The course covers classical topics devoted to Complex analysis, in addition to some of its application to control theory and signal analysis.

Objectives of the course

After passing this course the student should have obtained the following learning outcome:

After completing the course, the students will have some knowledge within the academic field of Complex Analysis, and some of their applications in physics and engineering.

The students will be able to formulate and analyse the problems in terms of Complex function and integrals.

Language of instruction


Teaching methods

All lectures are pre-recorded on video and students will be able to follow them via their computer (or laptop /smartphone if you use my Youtube channel).


It is recommended that the students  start watching video lectures at 8.15. Those who like, may also meet in the classroom at. 09.15.  (to be announced in Canvas)

Here, the teacher will answer questions from the students concerning the topics considered the previous day. Afterwards, the students continue watching video lectures, assisted by the teacher. Normally, students work with this until noon. After lunch, i.e. at. 1 PM, they start with today's exercise and work with this until 4 PM, assisted by the teacher.

All information concerning the course, videos, lecture notes, exercises with solutions, project etc. can be found in Canvas when the course starts.


The course is evaluated by written examination (4 hours). One of the tasks will be known in advance through Canvas. On the exam you are not allowed to use any kind of utilities in addition to ordinary printing equipment's (e.g. lap top, mobile device, or calculator of any kind are prohibited).

There will be no re-sit exam.

Grading follows A-F grading scale, F is Fail.

Date for examination

Written examination 14.12.2018

The date for the exam can be changed. The final date will be announced in the StudentWeb early in May and early in November.


Recommended reading/syllabus

The syllabus is covered in the collection of video lectures given in this course

Additional supporting literature:  , Erwin Kreyszig , Last edition, John Wiley & Sons.