CS 1515: Scientific Computation
Numerical methods used in scientific computation will be discussed, with particular reference to their data structuring and verification aspects. The methods will be selected from the following: solution of systems of linear equations, solution of non-linear equations, approximation, and solution of ordinary differential equations.
CS 0445, Math 0230, and either Math 0280 or Math 1180.
Requirements and Grading
Several programming assignments, a midterm exam, and a final exam. Some mathematical software like MathCAD or Mathematica will be used.
Recitation: No recitation sections.
Expected class size: 35 students.
Frequency: This course is usually offered every other year.