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Mid-terms - 30%
Quizzes and Homeworks - 30%
Final - 40%
The objective of this course is to introduce the concepts of numerical analysis, provide knowledge of how to use numerical analysis methods from a computer engineering perspective and demonstrate how to mathematically model a problem to solve it using numerical analysis techniques.
The characteristics of floating point arithmetic. Error analysis. Approximation of roots of equations. Interpolation. Numerical differential integration. Solution of linear and non-linear equations. Numerical solution of differential equations.
Upon succesful completion of this course, a student will be able to
1. Model problems using numerical analysis techniques
2. Solve linear equations
3. Solve non-linear equations
4. Solve differential equations
5. Compute interpolations
6. Compute approximate roots of equations
7. Make error analysis