Numerical Simulation-ME210B (cross-listed CS/ECE/ChemE/Math)

Winter 2013


Linda Petzold
Departments of Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science, UCSB
Phone: (805)893-5362 (office)
Office: Harold Frank Hall 5107
Office Hours: Mondays 11am-noon and 3-4pm, or email for an appointment


Victor Amelkin
Computer Science
Office Hours: Fridays 9-11am in Harold Frank Hall 5106, or email for an appointment

Course Description:

Development of modern numerical methods for ordinary differential equations including Runge-Kutta and multistep. Convergence, order and stability analysis. Concepts and capabilities of mathematical software.

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Linda R. Petzold