# Distribution Theory Spring 2019

## Textbook

J.J. Duistermaat, J.A.C. Kolk: Distributions, Theory and Applications

The book is an e-book and can be accessed from the course home page by VPN.

You could get the physical book from Ad Libris for ca 770 SEK or at amazon.co.uk for £ 24 - 65 (used or new).

## Programme

• 25 January: First day of class. Read Chapter 1 cursory. I will lecture on Chapter 2.
• 1 February: Read Chapter 2, solve exercises 2.1, 2.2 and 2.3 in the book, 1 and 2 on the exercise sheet.
• 8 February: Read Chapter 3, solve exercises 3.1, 3.2 and 3.3 in the book, 3 on the exercise sheet.
• 15 February: Read Chapter 4, solve exercises 4.1-4.5 in the book.
• 22 February: Read Chapter 5 and pages 65-66 in Chapter 7, solve exercises 5.1-5.4 in the book, 4 on the exercise sheet.
• 1 March: Read the rest of Chapter 7 and Chapter 8, but not pages 73-76 (from Definition 8.5 to Theorem 8.8) and the proof of Theorem 8.13. Solve exercises 7.3-7.5 and 8.1-8.3 in the book, 5 on the exercise sheet.
• 8 March: Read Chapter 9. Solve exercises 9.3-9.5, 9.7, 9.10 and 9.13 in the book, 6 on the exercise sheet.
• 15 March: Read pages 93-98 in Chapter 10. Solve exercises 10.1-10.6 in the book.
• 22 March: Read the rest of Chapter 10, pages 103-105 are cursory. Solve exercises 10.9-10.10 in the book, 7-9 on the exercise sheet.
• 29 March: Read pages 115-120 of Chapter 11. Solve exercise 10 on the exercise sheet, 11.2-11.7 in the book.
• 5 April: Read the rest of Chapter 11, pages 128-132 are cursory except Theorem 11.22. Solve exercises 11.8, 11.11, 11.15, 11.17, 11.18 in the book, exercise 11 on the exercise sheet.
• 12 April: Read Chapter 12, pages 141-143 are cursory. Solve exercises 12.1, 12.9-12 in the book, exercises 12 and 13 on the exercise sheet.
• 26 April: Read pages 177-191 of Chapter 14. Solve exercises 14.3, 14.4, 14.7, 14.8 and 14.15 in the book, exercise 14 on the exercise sheet.
• 3 May: Read rest of Chapter 14, Theorem 14.34 is cursory. Solve exercises 14.9, 14.12, 14.13, 14.17 and 14.22 in the book, exercises 15 and 16 on the exercise sheet.
• 10 May: Read Chapter 15, Proposition 15.3, Theorems 15.4 and 15.5 are cursory. Solve 15.1, 15.2, 15.17, 14.23, 14.24 in the book, exercises 17-19 on the exercise sheet.
• 17 May: Read Chapter 17, Theorems 17.10, 17.11, 17.13 and Appendix 17.1 are cursory. Solve 17.3, 17.4 in the book, and the exam on 2 June 2014.
• 24 May: Solve 17.5 in the book, 20 on the exercise sheet, and the exam on 22 May 2017.
• 29 May: Written exam 8.00 - 13.00 in MA10A-C. Oral exams the following week.
• 23 August: Written reexam 8.00 - 13.00 in 309A-C. Oral exams the following week.