Course Schedule

week date topics materials
1 1,3 Sep Introduction to numerical methods
2 8,10 Sep No class (أك¼®؟¬بق)
3 15,17 Sep Introduction to GNU Octave/MATLAB
Mathematical background
Solving a nonlinear equation
4 22,24 Sep Solving a system of equations
5 29 Sep,1 Oct
6 6,8 Oct Function approximation, curve fitting, and interpolation
7 13,15 Oct
8 20,22 Oct Midterm exam
9 27,29 Oct Differentiation
10 3, 5 Nov Integration
11 10,12 Nov Introduction to ODE (ordinary differential equations)
12 17,19 Nov ODE: Initial-Value Problems
13 24,26 Nov
14 1,3 Dec ODE: Boundary-Value Problems
15 8,10 Dec More on numerical methods
16 15,17 Dec Final exam