Mathematical Numerical Analysis
Development of numerical techniques for accurate, efficient solution of problems in science, engineering, and mathematics through the use of computers. Linear systems, nonlinear equations, optimization, numerical integration, differential equations, simulation of dynamical systems, error analysis. Research project and paper required. Not open to students who have had Computer Science 220 or 520. Prerequisites: Mathematics 212 and 221 and basic knowledge of a programming language (at the level of Computer Science 101), or consent of instructor. One course.