Introduction to Computational Science

Number: 
CMPSC 111
Level: 
Undergraduate
Units: 
4

Description

Prerequisite: Mathematics 5A or 4B with a grade of C or better; Mathematics 5B or 6A with a grade of C or better; Computer Science 24 with a grade of C or better.
Enrollment Comments: Not open for credit to students who have completed Computer Science 110A.
Introduction to computational science, emphasizing basic numerical algorithms and the informed use of mathematical software. Matrix computation, systems of linear and nonlinear equations, interpolation and zero finding, differential equations, numerical integration. Students learn and use the Matlab language.