organization

lecture notes : complete to Thurs April 22

homework

hw1 due : Tues Feb 9

hw2 due : Tues Feb 16

hw3 due : Tues Mar 2

hw4 due : Thurs Mar 18

hw5 due : Tues Mar 30

hw6 due : Tues April 13 code for problem 6

hw7 due : Mon April 26

notes on using MATLAB

Matlab resources for students

The Origins of Matlab, by Cleve Moler, December 2004

How the SVD Saves the Universe, by Cleve Moler, September 2020

Interview with Peter Lax, AMS Notices, February 2006, "... the astonishing phenomenon of the interaction of solitons was discovered by numerical calculations ..."

Numerical Methods Resource Page

Disasters Attributable to Bad Computing, by Doug Arnold

Collection of Software Bugs, by Thomas Huckle

references

Student Data Form Form FAQ

Fellowships, Graduate Study, Internships

"You need the willingness to fail all the time. You have to generate many ideas and then you have to work very hard only to discover that they don't work. And you keep doing that over and over until you find one that does work." - John Backus, lead developer of Fortran

SIAM has a webpage for students; check it out, and don't miss the link to free student memberships.