ECE 491 - Introduction to Numerical Analysis

Semesters Offered

TitleRubricSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Numerical AnalysisCS450BL136016LCD31530 - 1645 M W  1320 Digital Computer Lab Paul Fischer
Numerical AnalysisCS450BL236020LCD41530 - 1645 M W  1320 Digital Computer Lab Paul Fischer
Numerical AnalysisCSE401BL136034LCD31530 - 1645 M W  1320 Digital Computer Lab Paul Fischer
Numerical AnalysisCSE401BL236032LCD41530 - 1645 M W  1320 Digital Computer Lab Paul Fischer
Numerical AnalysisECE491BL136027LCD31530 - 1645 M W  1320 Digital Computer Lab Paul Fischer
Numerical AnalysisECE491BL236036LCD41530 - 1645 M W  1320 Digital Computer Lab Paul Fischer
Numerical AnalysisMATH450BL136039LCD31530 - 1645 M W  1320 Digital Computer Lab Paul Fischer
Numerical AnalysisMATH450BL236042LCD41530 - 1645 M W  1320 Digital Computer Lab Paul Fischer

Official Description

Course Information: Same as CS 450, CSE 401 and MATH 450. See CS 450.

Subject Area

Computer Engineering

Course Director

Computational Science and Engineering

Description

Introduction to numerical analysis, including linear system solvers, optimization techniques, interpolation and approximation of functions, solving systems of nonlinear equations, eigenvalue problems, least squares, and quadrature; numerical handling of ordinary and partial differential equations.

Notes

Same as CS 450, CSE 401, and MATH 450.

Topics

  • Direct linear system solvers
  • Optimization techniques
  • Interpolation and approximation of functions
  • Solving nonlinear systems
  • Eigenvalue problems
  • Least squares problems
  • Numerical integration
  • Numerical handling of ordinary differential equations, partial differential equations

Detailed Description and Outline

Topics:

  • Direct linear system solvers
  • Optimization techniques
  • Interpolation and approximation of functions
  • Solving nonlinear systems
  • Eigenvalue problems
  • Least squares problems
  • Numerical integration
  • Numerical handling of ordinary differential equations, partial differential equations

Same as CS 450, CSE 401, and MATH 450.

Texts

Press, Teukolsky, Vetterling, and Flannery, Numerical Recipes, 2nd ed., Cambridge.
D. Kahaner, C. Moler, and S. Nash, Numerical Methods and Software, Prentice Hall, 1977.

Last updated

2/13/2013