MCS 282 - Numerical Analysis

Credit: (324)

Semester : 2019– 2020 Spring

Instructor :   Dr. Ozlem Defterli (Home Page)

Office :  R220 - Central Campus     E-mail :   defterli@cankaya.edu.tr

Office Hours :  Tuesday 13:20-14:10;  Wednesday: 09:20-11:10

Prerequisite :  None. However, it is better for the student to have good knowledge of calculus and linear algebra. 

Catalog Description : Roundoff errors, algorithms and convergence, bisection method, fixed point iteration, Newton's method, error analysis, accelerating convergence. Interpolation and Lagrange polynomial, divided differences. Cubic splines. Numerical differentiation, Richardson's extrapolation. Numerical integration, trapezoid, Simpson's and Boole's rules. Romberg integration, adaptive quadrature. Gaussian quadrature. Multiple integrals.

Textbook :  Numerical Analysis, R. L. Burden, J. D. Faires 7th edition, Brooks/Cole, 2001

Reference Books :  Numerical Analysis, D. Kincaid and W. Cheney. 3rd edition, Thomson Learning, 2002

Evaluation Criteria : %35 Midterm, %15 Webonline Quiz&HW,  %50 Final.

Updated Exam Dates:   

Webonline Quiz 1 : April 28, Tuesday at 10:30-11:00

Midterm : 04.05.2020 Monday 17:30-18:30 (Webonline)

Midterm Content: Ch1 (Computer arithmetic,error,convergence): 1.1-1.3; Ch2 (Solutions of Eqns in One Variable(Root Finding)): 2.1-2.4; Ch3 (Interpolation and Polynomial Approximation): 3.1-3.4; Ch4 (Numerical Differentiation and Integration) 4.1 .

FINAL : 19.06.2020 Friday 14:00-15:00 (Content: Ch4 (Numerical Differentiation and Integration): 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4, 4.7)

RESIT Exam: 07.07.2020 Tuesday 13:00-15:00