ELEMENTARY NUMERICAL ANALYSIS-22M:072/22C:036
SPRING SEMESTER 2001
GENERAL INFORMATION
- Final examination: To be held on
Tuesday, May 8, 7:30AM - 9:30AM in room 110 MLH.
Comprehensive exam on the whole semester class,
with a little more emphasis on the last chapters 6, 7,
and 8 of my class notes.
- Syllabus.
- Book: MATLAB Guide
by Desmond J. Higham and
Nicholas J. Higham,
283 pp., SIAM,
Philadelphia, 2000, ISBN 0-89871-469-9.
- A lot of useful
information
(especially the lectures section)
from
Ken Atkinson.
- The definition of numerical analysis
(ps) as discussed by L. N. Trefethen.
- Laurent O. Jay's homepage.
MATLAB
FORTRAN
COMPUTER LABORATORY
UNIX CLASS ACCOUNTS
- Class directory: /group/class/c036.
- Class submit directory: /group/submit/c036.
You must submit course work via the
coursework submission tools.
- Group you belong to and class mailing list: c036.
- If you do not know your password go to 303A MLH.
- Accounts for students who are not majors within the Division
of Mathematical Sciences will be deleted after the term has ended!
Note the expiration date at the top of your Unix Account
Information form.
- The directory for this class will be removed before the
beginning of the next term! If there is anything in this directory
that you would like to save, you must archive it to your own
home directory.
GRADER
- Sang-Cheol Seok, e-mail: sseok@math.uiowa.edu.
ASSIGNMENTS/HOMEWORK
- 01/24/2001: Read chapters 1 and 2 of Matlab Guide textbook.
- hmwk1.ps ,
hmwk1.pdf due 01/31/2001.
- hmwk2.ps ,
hmwk2.pdf due 02/09/2001.
- hmwk3.ps ,
hmwk3.pdf due 02/19/2001.
Modify the matlab code Greg.m
- 02/21/2001: Read chapters 6 and 7, and also section 11.2
of Matlab Guide textbook.
- hmwk4.ps ,
hmwk4.pdf due 02/28/2001.
- hmwk5.ps ,
hmwk5.pdf due 03/14/2001.
- hmwk6.ps ,
hmwk6.pdf due 03/26/2001.
- hmwk7.ps ,
hmwk7.pdf due 04/02/2001.
- hmwk8.ps ,
hmwk8.pdf due 04/09/2001.
- 04/09/2001: Read chapters 5 and 9 of Matlab Guide textbook.
- hmwk9.ps ,
hmwk9.pdf due 04/18/2001.
- hmwk10.ps ,
hmwk10.pdf due 04/25/2001.
- hmwk11.ps ,
hmwk11.pdf due 05/02/2001.
LIST OF STUDENTS
- Beardsley Ralph
- Evans Corey
- Flowers Joshua
- Hagen Benjamin
- Hartkemeyer Rory
- Lee Mose
- Lower Janet
- Maus Ryan
- McDowell Shea
- Payne Cristin
- Peck Matthew
- Press Jeffrey
- Selim Drew
- Vick Jacob
- Vollmers Paul
- Weese Timothy
SOME INTERESTING LINKS
Two
disasters due to floating-point errors.
The Flight 501 Failure
(more
technical details on that).
Laurent O. Jay
Department of Mathematics
14 MacLean Hall
The University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242-1419
USA
Tel: (319)-335-0898
Fax: (319)-335-0627
E-mail: ljay@math.uiowa.edu
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