1. Course Essentials
Uri Ascher and
Office: ICCS 223 (Uri) or ICCS 219 (Chen) (they are close to each other!)
and firstname.lastname@example.org (Chen)
Office hour: by appointment.
Here is a brief
overview of essential information for the course.
2. Course Material
Assignments, slides, etc.
4. Homework, grades
Homework. There will be approximately
two assignments and your choice between a final exam or a project.
The assignments will involve programming tasks in Matlab or a similar language of your choice.
Tentative grading scheme:
- 60%: exam or project
- 40%: assignments
The instructors reserve the right to change the grading scheme at any time.
Uri Ascher and Chen Greif,
A First Course in Numerical Methods, published by SIAM, 2011.
Check out also the
Matlab programs, and
Recommended reference book:
Michael T. Heath, Scientific Computing,
an Introductory Survey, published by McGraw Hill,
Second Edition (2002).