F11ND Numerical PDEs

David Bourne

Course co-ordinator(s): David Bourne (Edinburgh).


To provide an introduction to the techniques and analysis required to find the numerical solution of partial
differential equations using both finite difference and finite element approaches and to provide practical
experience of implementing the techniques in practical assignments

Detailed Information

Course Description: Link to Official Course Descriptor.

Pre-requisite course(s): F18CD Multivariable Calculus and Real Analysis A & F18CF Linear Algebra An Honours Degree in Mathematics or related discipline..

Location: Edinburgh.

Semester: 2.

Assessment Methods: Due to covid, assessment methods for Academic Year 2021/22 may vary from those noted on the official course descriptor. Please see:
- Maths (F1) Course Weightings 2021/22
- Computer Science (F2) Course Weightings 2021/22
- AMS (F7) Course Weightings 2021/22

SCQF Level: 11.

Credits: 15.