Math 5485-6: Introduction to Numerical Methods I/II

Fall 2017 — Spring 2018

Mo, We, Fr 1:25pm - 2:15pm in Vincent Hall 1 (Spring)

Lecturer: Matthias Maier
Office hours: We 2:30 - 3:45, Fr 2:30 - 3:45 in Vincent Hall 331 (Spring)

Math 5485-6, is an introductory two-semester course about numerical methods. We will learn about basic mathematical principles for devising and analysing of numerical methods. In particular, we will cover approximation theory of functions, numerical integration, systems of nonliner equations, numerical methods for ordinary differential equations and partial differential equations.


Course material:

Math 5486 (Spring)

Math 5485 (Fall)


Math 5486 (Spring)

Math 5485 (Fall)

Syllabus (version of Jan 17)



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Topics for 5486, Spring 2018 (tentative):

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