CSC351S Numerical Approximation, Integration and Ordinary Differential Equations

The first meeting of CSC351 is Thursday, January 8, 2009, 3-5 p.m., in GB 220.
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Tutorials will start on Tuesday, January 13, 2009, in BA B025.
Note the room number!
Also note the room number has been corrected!

Aims Outline

General Numerical Analysis
Michael Heath Scientific Computing: an introductory survey McGraw-Hill Inc. 2002
David Kincaid and Ward Cheney Numerical Analysis Brooks/Cole 2002 (1996)
Richard L. Burden and J. Douglas Faires Numerical Analysis Brooks/Cole 2001 (1997)
James Epperson An introduction to Numerical Methods and Analysis Wiley 2003
L. W. Johnson and R. D. Riess Numerical Analysis Addison Wesley
David Kahaner, Cleve Moler and Stephen Nash Numerical Methods and Software Prentice Hall
S. D. Conte and Carl de Boor Elementary Numerical Analysis McGraw-Hill Inc.
G. Dahlquist and A. Bjorck (trans. N. Anderson) Numerical Methods Prentice Hall 1974
J. Stoer and R. Bulirsch Introduction to Numerical Analysis Springer Verlag 1993 (1980)
Charles Van Loan Introduction to Scientific Computing Prentice Hall 2000
Numerical Linear Algebra
William W. Hager Applied Numerical Linear Algebra Prentice Hall 1988
Gene Golub and Charles Van Loan Matrix computations John Hopkins University Press 1996


Schedule for Spring 2009
Lectures Thursday 3-5 (Room GB 220) New room BA 1210
Tutorial Tuesday 3-4 Room BA B025
Office Hours Tuesday 4-5 Room BA 4226

Tentative marking scheme for Spring 2009
Problem set 1 8%
Problem set 2 8%
Problem set 3 8%
Problem set 4 8%
Midterm test 24%
Final exam 44%
The problem sets include computer work.