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Dhavide Aruliah
UOIT
MATH 2070U
c D. Aruliah (UOIT)
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Outline of topics
Differential
equations
Numerical
Nonlinear
equations
Numerical
programming
Floating-point
computation
Interpolation
& data-fitting
linear
algebra
Numerical
differentiation
& integration
c D. Aruliah (UOIT)
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Elementary numerical programming
Reading
and
interpreting
M
ATLAB
documentation
Reading
and
interpreting
simple programs
Writing
a simple straight-line program
Describing
and
using
basic operators & data types
Describing
and
using
basic programming concepts
(e.g., functions, loops, branching, etc.)
c D. Aruliah (UOIT)
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Nonlinear equations
Recognising/formulating
scalar zero-finding problems
Computing
zeros with bisection method or Newton’s method
Using
fzero
to solve single-variable nonlinear equation
Recognising/formulating
zero-finding problem for system of
n
nonlinear equations in
n
variables
Computing
zero of system of
n
nonlinear equations in
n
variables