COURSE INFORMATION

COURSE HOME PAGE URL http://cs.nyu.edu/courses/spring03/V22.0421-001 
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COURSE NAME:  Numerical Computing
CLASS MAILING LIST:  v22_0421_001_sp03@cs.nyu.edu 
TIME:  Tuesday and Thursday 11:00-12:15
PLACE:  Warren Weaver Hall, Room 101
PROFESSOR:  Professor Marsha Berger, Office: WWH 1130, 
Phone: (212) 998-3305, Email: berger@cs.nyu.edu
OFFICE HOURS:  Tuesday and Thursday, 12:15-1:00 (feel free to drop by or call)
GRADER Sarah Nichols
PREREQUISITE:  Linear Algebra & Machine Organization, or permission of instructor.
TEXTBOOK: Scientific Computing
by Michael Heath
RECOMMENDED:  Numerical Computing with IEEE Floating Point Arithmetic
by Michael Overton
EXAMINATIONS:  midterm (30%) and final (40%) 
HOMEWORK:  There will be  6-8 homeworks/programs throughout the semester (30%)
LAST DAY OF CLASSES:  Monday, May 5
FIRST DROP DATE:  Monday, Feb. 10
FINAL DROP DATE:  Monday, March 24
FINAL EXAM:  Thursday, May 8, 10:00 AM- 12:00.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

What makes numerical computing different from the computing you've done before? How do you
know if you can trust your answers? We will answer those questions through the study of
several applications in science and engineering.
 

CLASS MAILING LIST

All students should register with the class mailing list, which should be used for all questions and technical discussions concerning the course and the homeworks. To subscribe to the class mailing list, there is a web based interface at http://cs.nyu.edu/mailman/listinfo/v22_0421_001_sp03