This course is a graduate level introduction to scientific computing. Essential prerequisite is a strong background in linear algebra and calculus. Background in numerical methods is assumed. Basic methods (e.g. Gauss elimination, polynomial interpolation), typically covered in an undergraduate course, will not be covered in detail.
Lectures: Monday 9:00-10:30, Wednesday 13:30-15:00, ITB 222
Instructor: Ned Nedialkov, http://www.cas.mcmaster.ca/~nedialk/