# CAS708/CSE700 Scientific Computation

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## Announcements

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### Instructor

Dr. Sanzheng Qiao

ITB246, ext. 27234, qiao@mcmaster.ca
### Office Hours

Monday 15:00-16:00
### Schedule

Monday and Wednesday 9:00--10:30, ITB/222

### Course Description

Floating-point arithmetic, solutions of systems linear equations
by direct and iterative methods, sparse matrix algorithms,
solving systems nonlinear equations, integration, differentiation,
eigenvalue problems, methods for initial value problems in
ordinary differential equations.
### Course Objectives

By the end of this course students will be able to
### Format

Lectures

assignments (30%)

midterm (closed book, 1 hr) (20%)

final examination (open book and notes, 2 hrs) (50%).

### Course Material

MATLAB Primer
( pdf)
MATLAB Programming Style
(pdf)

Octave:
www.gnu.org/software/octave

References at the end of each chapter

### Lecture Notes

### Assignments

### Midterm, March 5, Wednesday, 9:15-10:15, ITB/222

No books and notes. Bring your standard calculators.

Midterm Review

2013-2014 midterm

### Final, April 15, Tuesday, 10:00-12:00, ITB/222

Open book and notes, no electronics

Office hours: April 14, Monday, 13:00-15:00

Final Review

2013-2014 final

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