F19NB Numerical Analysis B

Dr Sebastien Loisel

Course co-ordinator(s): Dr Sebastien Loisel (Edinburgh).


The course aims to provide an introduction to function approximation and interpolation methods in 1- and 2-D; to continue the study of numerical integration methods; to study the techniques required to apply and analyse numerical methods for solving linear systems of equations and eigenvalue problems. By the end of the course, students should be able to apply the methods and algorithms listed below, and carry out the associated analysis of errors, convergence and operations counts.

Detailed Information

Course Description: Link to Official Course Descriptor.

Pre-requisite course(s): F18CF Linear Algebra .

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: 9.

Credits: 15.