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MATH 114

Introduction to Scientific Computing (CME 108)

  • winter
  • summer

3 units

Letter or Credit/No Credit

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. Prerequisites: MATH 51, 52, 53; prior programming experience (MATLAB or other language at level of CS 106A or higher). Graduate students should take it for 3 units and undergraduate students should take it for 4 units.

Fulfills

  • GER:DB-EngrAppSci

  • WAY-FR

  • WAY-AQR

Course Prequisites

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Sections

  • LEC

    • Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday 9:30:00 AM - 10:20:00 AM @ Shriram Ctr BioChemE 104

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