PURE MTH 7071 - Integration and Analysis
North Terrace Campus - Semester 2 - 2022
General Course Information
Course Code PURE MTH 7071 Course Integration and Analysis Coordinating Unit School of Mathematical Sciences Term Semester 2 Level Postgraduate Coursework Location/s North Terrace Campus Units 3 Contact Up to 3 hours per week Available for Study Abroad and Exchange Y Assumed Knowledge MATHS 2100 Course Description The Riemann integral works well for continuous functions on closed bounded intervals, but it has certain deficiencies that cause problems, for example, in Fourier analysis and in the theory of differential equations. To overcome such deficiencies, a "new and improved" version of the integral was developed around the beginning of the twentieth century, and it is this theory with which this course is concerned. The underlying basis of the theory, measure theory, has important applications not just in analysis but also in the modern theory of probability.
Topics covered are: Set theory; Lebesgue outer measure; measurable sets; measurable functions. Integration of measurable functions over measurable sets. Convergence of sequences of functions and their integrals. General measure spaces and product measures. Fubini and Tonelli's theorems. Lp spaces. The Radon-Nikodym theorem. The Riesz representation theorem. Integration and differentiation.
Course Coordinator: Dr Daniel Stevenson
The full timetable of all activities for this course can be accessed from Course Planner.
Course Learning Outcomes1. Demonstrate understanding of the basic concepts underlying the definition of the general Lebesgue integral.
2. Demonstrate familiarity with a range of examples of these concepts.
3. Prove the basic results of measure theory and integration theory.
4. Demonstrate understanding of the statement and proofs of the fundamental integral convergence theorems, and their applications.
5. Demonstrate understanding of the statements of the main results on integration on product spaces and an ability to apply these in examples.
6. Apply the theory of the course to solve a variety of problems at an appropriate level of difficulty.
7. Demonstrate skills in communicating mathematics orally and in writing.
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This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attribute(s) specified below:
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Attribute 3: Teamwork and communication skills
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Recommended ResourcesH. L. Royden, Real Analysis, 519.53 R8884
W. Rudin, Real and complex analysis, 517 R91r.3
M. E. Taylor, Measure theory and integration, 510.5 G733
Online LearningThis course uses MyUni exclusively for providing electronic resources, such as lecture notes, assignment papers, sample solutions, discussion boards, etc. It is recommended that students make appropriate use of these resources.
Learning & Teaching Activities
Learning & Teaching ModesOver the course of 30 lectures, the lecturer presents the course material to the students and guides them through it. During this time students are expected to engage with the material being presented in lectures, identifying any difficulties that may arise in their understanding of it, and interacting with the lecturer to overcome these difficulties. It is expected that students will attend all lectures, but lectures may be recorded (where facilities allow for this) to help with incidental absences and for revision purposes. In fortnightly tutorials students present their solutions to assigned exercises and discuss these with the lecturer and their fellow students. Fortnightly homework assignments help students strengthen their understanding of the theory and their skills in applying it, and allow them to gauge their progress.
The information below is provided as a guide to assist students in engaging appropriately with the course requirements.
Activity Quantity Workload Hours Lectures 30 90 Tutorials 5 18 Assignments 5 50 TOTAL 158
Learning Activities SummaryWeek 1: Introduction; review of completeness of the real numbers; cardinality; countable and uncountable sets; introduction to measure theory; σ-algebras.
Week 2: Borel sets; the extended real numbers; Lebesgue outer measure and its properties.
Week 3: Lebesgue measurable sets; the σ-algebra of Lebesgue measurable sets; relationship with the Borel σ-algebra; the Cantor set; measure spaces and examples.
Week 4: Properties of measure spaces; measurable functions and their properties.
Week 5: limsup and liminf; sequences of measurable functions; the Cantor ternary function; simple functions; approximation by simple functions.
Week 6: Integration of simple functions; integration of non-negative measurable functions; the Montone Convergence Theorem and its consequences.
Week 7: Fatou's Lemma. The general integral and its properties. The Dominated Convergence Theorem. Types of convergence. Comparison of the Riemann and Lebesgue integrals.
Week 8: Products of measure spaces. The Carathéodory Extension Theorem.
Week 9: The theorems of Fubini and Tonelli.
Week 10: Basic concepts of functional analysis: normed vector spaces, Banach spaces and Hilbert spaces.
Week 11: Lp spaces; basic inequalities for Lp spaces; the essential supremum; the Riesz-Fischer Theorem and its proof.
Week 12: Absolutely continuous measures; the Radon-Nikodym Theorem and its proof; the Riesz-Representation Theorem for Lp spaces.
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Component Weighting Outcomes Assessed Assignments 25% All Tutorial
5% All Test 1 15% All Test 2 15% All Exam 40% All
Assessment Related RequirementsAn aggregate score of at least 50% is required to pass the course.
Assessment Item Distributed Due Date Weighting Tutorial exercises 1 Week 1 Week 2 1% Class exercises 1 Week 2 Week 3 5% Tutorial exercises 2 Week 3 Week 4 1% First Test Week 4 15% Class exercises 2 Week 4 Week 5 5% Tutorial exercises 3 Week 5 Week 6 1% Class exercises 3 Week 6 Week 7 5% Tutorial exercises 4 Week 7 Week 8 1% Second test Week 8 15% Class exercises 4 Week 9 Week 10 5% Tutorial exercises 5 Week 10 Week 11 1% Class exercises 5 Week 11 Week 12 5% Final examination Exam period 40%
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M10 (Coursework Mark Scheme) Grade Mark Description FNS Fail No Submission F 1-49 Fail P 50-64 Pass C 65-74 Credit D 75-84 Distinction HD 85-100 High Distinction CN Continuing NFE No Formal Examination RP Result Pending
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