Revised March 17, 2014

CS 370: Numerical Computation


Watch a video introduction to the course on YouTube.

General description

This course introduces students to the basic algorithms, software environments, and applications of scientific computing. Simple but realistic examples are used to motivate the study of numerical methods.

Logistics

Audience

Normally available

Related courses

For official details, see the UW calendar.

Software/hardware used

Typical reference(s)

Required preparation

At the start of the course, students should be able to

Learning objectives

At the end of the course, students should be able to

Typical syllabus

Floating point numbers (3) hours

Interpolation (6) hours

Ordinary differential equations (9) hours

Discrete Fourier analysis (9) hours

Numerical linear algebra (9) hours

 


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David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1

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