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MA6G7 Computational Linear Algebra and Optimisation

Not Running in 2015/16

Status for Mathematics students: List C for MMath. Also listed under Scientific Comupting as CY902

Commitment: 3 one hour lectures per week (one of which will be in the computing lab)

Assessment: 2 hour exam (70%), assignments (30%)

Prerequisites: A good knowledge of a scientific programming language such as C or Fortran is essential. No scripting languages such as matlab or python are permitted. Knowledge of both linear algebra and vector calculus is essential

Leads To:

Content: See module page on CSC site.

Books:

Lloyd Trefethen and David Bau, Numerical Linear Algebra, SIAM, 1997

J. Nocedal and S. Wright, Numerical Optimization, Springer Verlag 1999

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