MATH 348

Numerical Methods

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Error analysis (round off and truncation errors), roots of equations (bisection, Newton, secant), systems of linear equations (Gauss elimination and LU factorization), function approximation (interpolation, least squares, orthogonal polynomials), numerical differentiation, numerical integration (Newton-Cotes, Gauss), numerical solution of ordinary differential equations (Euler, Taylor, Runge-Kutta, Adams), and a selection of additional topics, such as numerical optimization, finite difference methods for linear partial differential equations, iterative methods for linear systems.

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Prerequisites:

Undergraduate course in Mathematics offered by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics in the Faculty of Science.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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