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Introduction to Scientific Computing

CME 108
3 units
June 26 - August 19, 2017
Section 1   M, T, W, TH  9:30AM - 10:20AM

Introduction to Scientific Computing Numerical computation for mathematical, computational, physical sciences and engineering: error analysis, floating-point arithmetic, nonlinear equations, numerical solution of systems of algebraic equations, banded matrices, least squares, unconstrained optimization, polynomial interpolation, numerical differentiation and integration, numerical solution of ordinary differential equations, truncation error, numerical stability for time dependent problems and stiffness. Implementation of numerical methods in MATLAB programming assignments.

Prerequisite

MATH 51, MATH 52, MATH 53; prior programming experience (MATLAB or other language at level of CS 106A or higher)

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Syllabus

CME 108 Syllabus - 2016