MA2201 - Numerical Mathematics
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Engineering
Errors and floating point numbers, Solutions of equations, Interpolation, Numerical
differentiation and integration, Linear algebra, Matrices and determinants, Eigenvalues
and eigenvectors, Numerical linear algebra, Gauss elimination, Approximation of functions,
Numerical solution of differential equations.
- gain an appreciation of the benefits and the limitations of a numerical solutions
of a problem;
- be able to understand the principles behind a range of numerical algorithms;
- be able to implement these algorithms using MATLAB;
- understand the properties of a matrix, in particular those properties that relate
to eigenvalues and eigenvectors.
Study Period 1,
|Census Date 22-Mar-2012
||Mr Patrick Higgins.
- 39 hours lectures
- 26 hours tutorials
||end of semester exam (50% - 70%); assignments (15% - 40%); on-course tests (15% - 40%).
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest