Math 128A Analysis of Numerical Methods - Spring 2004

Lectures: MWF 1-2 PM, 3 EVANS

Prof: M. Zworski, email , WWW

Office Hours: MW 11-12, F 2-3, and or by appointment, in 897 Evans.

NEW! Office Hours during the exam week: W 2-4 PM, Th 2-4 PM.

Final Exam will be held on Saturday, May 22, in Evans 10, 12:30-3:30 PM.

Discussion section: TBA

GSI: Todor Milanov,

GSI Office Hours: W, Th 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM, 745 Evans.

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Course Control Number: 54915

Prerequisites: Math 53 and 54 or equivalent.

Required Text: R. L. Burden and J. D. Faires, Numerical Analysis, 7th edition, Brooks-Cole, 2001.

Syllabus: The course will cover basic theory and practical methods for solving the fundamental problems of computational science.

Grading: Grades will be based on the best 10 problem sets (30%), midterm exams (30%), and final exam (40%). The problem sets will be due every Friday; late submissions cannot be accepted after solutions have been distributed.

Midterm Exam Dates: February 27 and April 2 (50 minute in class exams).

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