MATH 241, Functional Analysis, Winter 2014:

Office hours:: by appointment (justs talk to me after class or email me)

Office: APM 5256, tel. 534-2734


Course book:

A course in Functional Analysis, by John Conway, second edition

Other book I may sometimes use: Functional Analysis, by Walter Rudin

Exercises You are strongly encouraged to look at the exercises in the book, and at the ones posted here. The exercises here should follow in a fairly straightforward way from the definitions. But please ask if you find some of them excessively tricky.

Exercises 1

Here are some notes about material which does not appear in the course book.


Here are more notes about the spectral theorem.

Spectral theorem and von Neumann algebras