In 640C we will cover ordinary differential equations
(chapter 8), partial differential equations (chapter 9), and
optimization (chapter 11). If time allows we
will start linear programming (chapter 10).
Numerical Analysis: Mathematics of Scientific Computing,
3rd edition, by David Kincaid and Ward Cheney,
Brooks/Cole, 2002.
Format:
On a rotating basis, students will be in charge
of leading the class in learning topics from the text.
Exam:
The final exam is scheduled for Monday June 7 at 12:20pm in
the regular classroom.
Grade:
Grades are not the point.
Special Needs:
If you have specific physical, psychiatric, or learning
disabilities and require accommodations, please let me know as soon as
possible so that your learning needs may be appropriately met.