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Basic Course Information
Homework and project schedule
Lecture: 7:10 p.m.-9:00 p.m., Thur., room 101, Warren Weaver Hall (Ciww)
First meeting: Thursday, January 18.
Last day of class: Thursday, April 26.
Spring break: March 12--17; no class on March 15.
Number of lectures: 14
Office Hours. 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Thursday, and by appointment.
Prerequisite. multivariate calculus, linear algebra, and programming with Matlab.
Required Text. Numerical Methods Using Matlab, by G. Lindfield and J. Penny, Prentice Hall, 2nd Edition, 1999; available at the university bookstore.
Syllabus. The course will cover basic principles and useful algorithms essential for numerical applications in the physical and biological sciences, engineering and finance. It is intended for students familiar with a particular application area but not necessarily with numerical computing. Students learn techniques for problem solving by implementing Matlab programs. We will consider the following topics:
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Last modified: January 16, 2001