2WN10 - Scientific Computing
This course is taught by:
The assignments form an essential part of the course. Some of the
exercises require writing computer programs.
It is advised to do the programming in Matlab.
TU/e has a nice
The parts you should look at are Chapter 1: Basic elements of Matlab
and Chapter 6: Programming in Matlab.
Try to do the following exercises from the website:
- Exercises 1.1-1.4, 1.6-1.16, 1.20-1.22, 1.24, 1.28, 1.30
- Exercises 6.1, 6.6, 6.7
You can also visit the website of the creators of Matlab to find a
list of tutorials.
PDF-file by the University of Dundee
offers a nice compact reference guide.
Finally, there is also the excellent booklet
by Kermit Sigmon and Timothy A. Davis, Chapman & Hall/CRC,
The course is based on the book Iterative methods for Sparse Linear Systems by
The second edition of this book is available from the author's
website as a PDF file with links. A copy of the PDF file is available
Please refer to the description for this course.
There is also the general information from TU/e's
23 August 2012