Module Descriptor School of Computer Science and Statistics
|Module Name||Computational Mathematics|
|Module Short Title||N/a|
|Semester Taught||Semester 2.|
|Contact Hours||Lectures/week: 2.|
Total hours: 3 x 11 weeks = 33.
|Module Personnel||Eamonn O Nuallain|
To be able to choose mathematical concepts and methods appropriate to the solution of application problems. To be able to implement solution methods using appropriate computer programming languages, libraries, and techniques.
To understand, in sufficient detail for practical implementation, the mathematical concepts and methods appropriate to writing computer programs for science and engineering applications in general.
Floating point number systems; Numerical methods; Signal processing; Plotting and visualisation; Programming techniques and libraries supporting the aforementioned.
|Recommended Reading List|
Mandatory: Numerical Methods for Engineers and Scientists by Amos Gilat and Vish Subramaniam
Written Exam 100%
|Academic Year of Data||2017/18|