Department of Computer Science
CPSC 542g : Introduction to Numerical Methods

Fall 2013

Instructor: Uri Ascher

Contact: ascher at, 604-822-4907

Office: CS/CICSR 223

Lectures time and place: TR 11:00-12:30, ICCS 206

First lecture: Thursday, September 5

General course description
Tentative course outline
Grading scheme, consulting hours, etc.


Uri Ascher and Chen Greif, A First Course in Numerical Methods , SIAM, 2011.
This is an introductory textbook on numerical methods.
There is a copy of this book in the reading room, on the reserved course material shelf. Check also
supplementary material including matlab programs

Lecture ``slides''


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