APPM 3050 - Scientific Computing in Matlab Course uri icon



  • Topics covered include: approximations in computing, computer arithmetic, interpolation, matrix computations, nonlinear equations, optimization, and initial-value problems with emphasis on the computational cost, efficiency, and accuracy of algorithms. The problem sets are application-oriented with examples taken from orbital mechanics, physics, genetics, and fluid dynamics.


  • Norris, Jan Adam  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Spring 2021