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2017 - 2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017 - 2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MATH 413 - Introduction to Numerical Analysis I


Fall (3) Prerequisite(s): (MATH 211  or MATH 210 ) and (MATH 212  or MATH 213 ) and CSCI 141  and MATH 214 .

A discussion of the mathematical theory underlying selected numerical methods and the application of those methods to problems of practical importance. Computer programs are used to facilitate calculations and illustrate analytical results. The topics covered are: linear systems of equations, sensitivity analysis, least-squares problems, the singular value decomposition, and eigenvalue problems. Students planning to take 414 are encouraged to take 413 first.