2013-2015 Undergraduate Catalog

MAT 410 Numerical Analysis

Primarily methods of numerical approximation to the value of functions, polynomials, and systems of equations. Topics include accuracy of approximate calculations, interpolation and interpolating polynomials, solution of algebraic and transcendental equations. Numerical solution of simultaneous linear and nonlinear equations, principle of least squares, difference equations, and quadrature formulas are studied. Prerequisite: MAT 212 and either CSC 180 or CSC 110.