Jun 22, 2021  
Course Catalog 2020-2021 
    
Course Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 228 - Scientific Computing


Computational techniques for solving problems in the physical sciences. Topics include time series analysis, root-finding, and numerical techniques for ordinary and partial differential equations: these techniques are used to solve problems in classical mechanics, electricity and magnetism, geophysics, climatology, chemistry, and ecology. Appropriate for students with calculus experience, plus some further coursework in either math, physics, chemistry, or computer science.

Prerequisites
MATH 104  

Credits 1



Area
Natural Sciences

Division
Natural Science

Compass Attributes
Natural Science