An undergraduate course in Mathematics at the Department of Mathematics, National Tsing Hua University.

**Instructor: **Professor
Wei-Cheng Wang,

**Class meeting:** General III Building, room 203, T5F56.
First meeting: September 13, 2011

**Grading: **
Homework assignment for both paper-and-pen and programming will be distributed
weekly to bi-weekly.
The final grade is 40% (homework+quiz+attendance, mostly on quiz) + 20% midterm I + 20% midterm II + 20% final exam.

**Textbook and References**:
Textbook: R.L. Burden, and J. D. Faires:
Numerical Analysis, 8th edition.
Here are the
sample codes
of the textbook.

**Class TA: **
Mr. Jyh-Hao Chen. Office: General III Building, room 212.
Email: lin135792000@hotmail.com, Phone: ext 33066.
Office Hour: Mon, 2-4PM in computer lab at 3rd floor library.

**Course description**:

- Mathematical Preliminaries and Error Analysis
- Numerical Differentiation and Integration
- Direct Methods for Solving Linear Systems
- Iterative Techniques in Matrix Algebra
- Solutions of Equations in One Variable
- Numerical Solutions of Nonlinear Systems of Equations

**Syllabus:**

- Old syllabus (updated Sep 26).
- Syllabus (updated Oct 18).
- Syllabus (updated Nov 18).
- Syllabus (updated Dec 19).

** Matlab Information**

You can start from our class note on matlab before reading these materials.

**Lecture slides**
Old slides (Fall 2010).
Chap 01 slides (new).
Chap 04 slides (new).
Chap 06 slides (new).
Chap 07 slides.
Chap 02 slides.

**Homework and slides for week 01:**

- homework 01, assigned Sep 15. Sample code for k-digit chopping, for k-digit rounding and how to use them. Homework 01 solution.
- homework 02, assigned Sep 22. Sample code for Recursive equation. Homework 02 solution.
- Quiz 01 solution.
- homework 03, assigned Sep 30. Homework 03 solution.
- homework 04, assigned Oct 07. Homework 04 solution.
- Quiz 02 solution.
- homework 05, assigned Oct 14. Homework 05 solution.
- Midterm 01 solution.
- homework 07, assigned Oct 28, corrected Nov 04. Homework 07 solution.
- homework 08, assigned Nov 04. Homework 08 solution.
- Quiz 03 problem. Quiz 03 solution.
- homework 09, assigned Nov 11. Homework 09 solution.
- homework 10, assigned Nov 18. Homework 10 solution (new).
- Quiz 04 problem. Quiz 04 solution (new).
- homework 11 (newest), assigned Nov 25. Homework 11 solution.
- Midterm 02 solution.
- homework 13, assigned Dec 09. Homework 13 solution.
- homework 14, assigned Dec 16. Homework 14 solution.
- homework 15, assigned Dec 23. Homework 15 solution.
- Quiz 05 problem. Quiz 05 solution.
- homework 16, assigned Dec 30. Homework 16 solution.
- The programming homework, assigned Dec 31. The programming homework, version 02. Instructions for handing in the programming homework. and a sample code for creating a matrix in sparse format.
- List of collected Programming assignment, Jan 17.
- Final Exam problem. Final Exam solution.
- Grades counted so far without adding Programming Assignment.