Survey of basic numerical methods: number systems and errors of finite representation; solution of a single nonlinear equation;zeros of polynomials; interpolation; numerical integration; solution of linear systems.
Relationship to ABET Criterion 3  Relationship to CSE Program Objectives  



No. of Wks.  Topics 

1  Introduction; mathematical software. 
1  Number systems (integer, rational, algebraic, real, complex, interval); computer arithmetic; roundoff errors; variable precisioninterval arithmetic 
1  Solvable problems and nonsolvable problems 
1  Computing derivatives and integrals; computer algebra vs. recursive differential of code lists 
1  Midterm Review and Exam 
2  Finding zeros of real functions; polynomial zeros 
2  Problems of linear algebra 
1  Applications; final review 
Lab Assignments  50% 

Midterm Exam  20% 
Final Exam  30% 