F11ND Numerical PDEs

Prof Dugald Duncan

Course co-ordinator(s): Katharina Schratz (Edinburgh), Prof Dugald Duncan (Edinburgh).


This module provides 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. The course contains some computer labs and is examined in part via a practical assignment.

Detailed Information

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.

Further information: Syllabus, Number of lectures, Assessment, Learning Outcomes.

SCQF Level: 11.

Credits: 15.