# Course Materials for Scientific Computing

These materials are for the course "Scientific Computing"
taught by Anne Greenbaum in the spring term of 1997 at the
Courant Institute.
Syllabus:
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## Course notes

Notes for the first lecture(s) are from
Jonathan Goodman , who taught this course in the spring
term of 1996, and from Michael Overton. Notes on iterative methods from
Anne Greenbaum.
Sources of Error:
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IEEE Arithmetic:
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More on IEEE Arithmetic:
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Basic Numerical Analysis:
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Software:
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Iterative Methods:
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## Assignments and handouts.

First homework assignment:
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Second homework assignment:
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Third homework assignment:
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Fourth homework assignment:
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Fifth homework assignment:
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Sixth homework assignment:
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## Sample codes.

Sample MATLAB code for trapezoidal rule :
trap.m

Sample MATLAB code for Simpson's rule :
simp.m

MATLAB code that tests trap.m and simp.m :
testint.m

MATLAB code that does Romberg integration using trap.m :
romberg.m