COURSE SYLLABUS AND OUTLINE
CSE 3802 / ECE 3431

NUMERICAL METHODS IN SCIENTIFIC COMPUTATION

 

LECTURE:

ITE 127, Tue/Thur 9:30am 10:45am

 

 

SYLLABUS:

            Syllabus for Numerical Methods

 

INSTRUCTOR:

            Jinbo Bi

            Phone: 486-1458

            Email: jinbo@engr.uconn.edu

            Office hours: Tue/Thur  3 pm 4pm

            Office: ITEB 233

TEACHING ASSISTANT:

            Ozgur Oksuz

            Phone: 486-1799

            Email: ozgur.oksuz@engr.uconn.edu

            Office hours:  Mon 11am 12 noon

            Office: ITEB A-22 (C floor BECAT)


 

COURSE SCHEDULE AND ANNOUCEMENTS

 

Week

Date

Lecture Notes

HW

Announcement

1

8/30

Introduction

 

 

9/1

Programming and introduction to error definitions

HW 1 is out, photocopy of HW1 problems

 

2

9/6

Error analysis

 

 

9/8

Roots of equation bracketing methods

HW 1 is due

HW 2 is out, photocopy of HW2 problems

Solution to HW 1 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 9/9

3

9/13

Roots of equation open methods

HW 3 is out with photocopy, HW 3 is due on 9/22/2011

9/15

Roots of equation - polynomials

HW 2 is due

Solution to HW 2 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 9/16

4

9/20

Linear algebraic equations Gauss elimination

 

 

9/22

Linear algebraic equations LU decomposition

HW 3 is due

HW 4 is out, photocopy of HW 4 problems

Solution to HW 3 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 9/23

5

9/27

Linear algebraic equations Gauss Seidel 

 

 

9/29

Continue on linear equations

Prepare for the mid-term exam 

HW 4 is due

Solution to HW 4 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 9/30

6

10/4

Mid-term Exam 1 

Mid-term Exam 1 is today

 

10/6

 Discuss Mid-term Exam Solutions

 

 

7

10/11

Optimization one dim unconstrained 

 

 

10/13

Optimization multi-dim unconstrained 

 

 

8

10/18

Optimization multi-dim constrained (linear program) 

 HW 5 is out

 

10/20

Integration Newton-Cotes methods 

 

 

9

10/25

 Continue on integration methods

 

 

10/27

 Integration Romberg and Gauss quadrature

HW 5 is due 

HW 6 is out

Solution to HW5 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 10/28 

10

11/1

Numerical differentiation 

 

 

11/3

Ordinary differential equations R-K methods

HW 6 is due 

HW 7 is out

Solution to HW6 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 11/4 

11

11/8

Ordinary differential equations multi-step methods 

 

 

11/10

Continue on ODE

Prepare for the 2nd mid-term exam 

HW 7 is due 

Solution to HW 7 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 11/11 

12

11/15

Mid-term Exam 2 

Mid-term Exam 2 is today 

 

11/17

Ordinary differential equations boundary value problems 

HW 8 is out 

HW 8 is posed on 11/21/2011 

13

11/29

Curve fitting Least squares regression 

 

 

12/1

 Curve fitting Polynomial interpolation

Solution to Exam 2 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 12/4

14

12/6

Curve fitting Spline interpolation 

 

 

12/8

Review sessions 

HW 8 is due 

Solution to HW 8 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 12/9 

15

12/16

Final Exam Dec 16, 8-10am, ITE 127

 3 double-sided cheat sheets allowed + scientific calculator

Instructor office hour (Mon) 12/12, 1-3pm

TA office hour (Tue) 12/13, 11am-12noon