MATH 2551 - Multivariable Calculus  -  Fall 2022 - CRN89257 (B)

1. Lecturer: Doron Lubinsky
Tuesday, Thursday, 8:00-9:15 in person in Kendeda 152
Lectures will also be live streamed through Zoom and recordings placed in Media Gallery
Consulting Times/Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday from 12:00 to 13:00 via Zoom (or in person at Skiles 237A, please wear masks)

B studio sections:
B01 (CRN85559):  Jiahui Cheng
Monday, Wednesday,
in Skiles 257 from 9:30-10:20
B02 (CRN855560):  Guangyu Cui
Monday, Wednesday, in Skiles 168 from 9:30-10:20

B03 (CRN855561): Jiahui Cheng

Monday, Wednesday, in Skiles 257 from 8:25-9:15

B04 (CRN91826):  Guangyu Cui

Monday, Wednesday, in Skiles 168 from 8:25-9:15

B05 (CRN85564): Yaghoub Rahimi
Monday, Wednesday, in Skiles 268 from 9:30-10:20

 2. Contact Details
Following are the office locations, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses:
Doron Lubinsky,
Skiles 237A

B01, B03: Jiahui Cheng
Consultation times:  
Office Hours: Thursday 2:30-3:30 in Clough 280 (indoors)

B02, B04: Guangyu Cui
Consultation times:  Office Hours: Wednesday 12:30-1:30 in Clough 280 (indoors)

B05: Yaghoub Rahimi
Consultation times:
Office Hours: Monday 13:00-14:00 in Clough 280 (indoors)


The textbook is:
Thomas' Calculus (Early Transcendentals), Fourteenth Edition, Pearson. You will be using an online version of Thomas, together with MyLab and Mastering.

For those students who are having trouble registering for their course in Canvas, please contact


Please go to Canvas and NOTMyMathLab to register for your MyMathLab course. You do not need to know the number of the course, it should be there as part of your Canvas course. Here is the info sheet on how to do this.

 4. Lecture notes and Lecture Schedule

The rough lecture schedule is available inside the full SYLLABUS. The typed notes from which I prepare lectures will be inserted below, chapter by chapter, in the order that they will be covered. They are NOT a replacement for the textbook. The handwritten lectures will be uploaded in the folder "Handwritten lectures" in "Files" in Canvas.

Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 15
Chapter 16

5. Worksheets for Studios
These will be posted in advance of the recitations, in the folder "Worksheets" in "Files" in Canvas. Solutions will NOT be posted or circulated.

6. Tests and Grading Policy
Tentative dates of Quizzes
Wednesday 31 August Quiz 1
Wednesday 7 September: Quiz 2
Wednesday 21 September: Quiz 3
Wednesday 28 September: Quiz 4
Wednesday 12 October: Quiz 5
Wednesday 19 October: Quiz 6
Wednesday 2 November: Quiz 7
Wednesday 9 November: Quiz 8
Wednesday 30 November: Quiz 9
Quizes will be administered via Gradescope. They will be available for 12 hours, but once you start them, you have one hour to finish them.

Tentative dates of tests:
Test 1:  Wednesday 14 September
Test 2:  Monday 24 October
Test 3:  Monday 14 November
 Makeup tests will only be given when students have valid medical certificates or letters of attendance for approved student events.

The final exam is on Thursday December 15, from 8:00m - 10:50am.
   Full information on how the tests and final exam will be conducted will be provided in the information sheets in the folder "Tests" in "Files" in Canvas.

The items are weighted as follows:
MyLab Homework:  15%
Quizzes: 10%
Midterm tests:  50% (two best tests count 20% each and the lowest tests counts 10%)
Final exam:  25%
No extra credit.

A final percent of 90+, 80+, 70+, 60+ guarantees a grade of respectively A, B, C, D respectively, though there will be a curve on the final percentage that could yield e.g. an A for a lower grade.
All grades will be posted on Canvas.

7. Honor Code
Please review the Georgia Tech Honor Code. 

8. Piazza
The class link is