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: 4861458 Email: jinbo@engr.uconn.edu Office hours: Tue/Thur 3 pm – 4pm Office: ITEB 233 
TEACHING ASSISTANT: Ozgur Oksuz Phone: 4861799 Email: ozgur.oksuz@engr.uconn.edu Office hours: Mon 11am – 12 noon Office: ITEB A22 (C floor BECAT) 
COURSE SCHEDULE AND ANNOUCEMENTS
Week 
Date 
Lecture Notes 
HW 
Announcement 
1 
8/30 



9/1 
HW 1 is out, photocopy of HW1 problems 


2 
9/6 



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

9/15 
HW 2 is due 
Solution to HW 2 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 9/16 

4 
9/20 



9/22 
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 



9/29 
Continue on linear equations Prepare for the midterm exam 
HW 4 is due 
Solution to HW 4 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 9/30 

6 
10/4 
Midterm Exam 1 
Midterm Exam 1 is today 

10/6 
Discuss Midterm Exam Solutions 



7 
10/11 



10/13 



8 
10/18 
HW 5 is out 


10/20 



9 
10/25 
Continue on integration methods 


10/27 
HW 5 is due HW 6 is out 
Solution to HW5 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 10/28 

10 
11/1 



11/3 
HW 6 is due HW 7 is out 
Solution to HW6 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 11/4 

11 
11/8 



11/10 
Continue on ODE Prepare for the 2^{nd} midterm exam 
HW 7 is due 
Solution to HW 7 is uploaded to HuskyCT on 11/11 

12 
11/15 
Midterm Exam 2 
Midterm Exam 2 is today 

11/17 
HW 8 is out 
HW 8 is posed on 11/21/2011 

13 
11/29 



12/1 
Solution to Exam 2 is
uploaded to HuskyCT on 12/4 

14 
12/6 



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

15 
12/16 
Final Exam – Dec 16, 810am, ITE 127 
3 doublesided cheat sheets allowed + scientific calculator 
Instructor office hour (Mon) 12/12, 13pm TA office hour (Tue) 12/13, 11am12noon 