Lecture Number | Date | Material | Assignment |

1 | Thur Jan 11 |
1.2 Roundoff Error and Computer Arithmetic (Details) Everything about Computer Arithmetic (ps) Computer Arithmetic Tragedies | Class Syllabus (Postcript) (PDF) |

2 | Tues Jan 16 | 1.3 Algorithms and Convergence (Details) Condition and Stability Handout (Postcript) (PDF) | HW #1 Project Information |

3 | Thur Jan 18 | 6.1 Linear Systems of Equations (Details) | |

4 | Tues Jan 23 | 6.1 (continued) | HW #2 HW #1 Due Numerical Analysis Haiku Project |

5 | Thur Jan 25 | 6.2 Pivoting Strategies (Details) | Interactive GE with Pivoting (Matlab File 1) (Matlab File 2) |

6 | Tues Jan 30 | 6.5 Matrix Factorization (Details) | HW #3 HW #2 Due |

7 | Thur Feb 1 | 6.6 Special Types of Matrices (Details) | |

8 | Tues Feb 6 | 7.1 Norms of Vectors and Matrices (Details) 7.4 Condition Number | HW #4 HW #3 Due |

9 | Thur Feb 8 | Stability of GE, 7.3 Iterative Techniques (Details) | Test Problems for Projects (Postcript) (PDF) |

10 | Tues Feb 13 | 7.3 Analysis of Iterative Techniques (Details) | HW #5 HW #4 Due |

11 | Thur Feb 15 | 7.4 Error Estimates and Iterative Refinement (Details) | Project #1 Due |

12 | Tues Feb 20 | 9.1 Linear Algebra and Eigenvalues (Details) | HW #6 HW #5 Due |

13 | Thur Feb 22 | 9.2 The Power Method (Details) | |

14 | Tues Feb 27 | 9.3 Householder's Method (Details) | HW #6 Due |

15 | Thur Mar 1 | Catchup/Review Day | |

16 | Tues Mar 6 | MIDTERM | |

17 | Thur Mar 8 | 2.1 The Bisection Method (Details) | Exam for Graduating Seniors HW #7 |

18 | Tues Mar 13 | 2.2 Fixed-Point Iteration (Details) | |

19 | Thur Mar 15 | 2.3 The Newton-Raphson Method (Details) | HW #8 HW #7 Due Midterm Exam Solutions (Postcript) (PDF) |

20 | Tues Mar 27 | 2.4 Error Analysis for Iterative Methods (Details) | |

21 | Thur Mar 29 | 2.4 (continued) | HW #9 HW #8 Due Project #2 Due |

22 | Tues Apr 3 | 2.5 Accelerating Convergence (Details) | |

23 | Thur Apr 5 | 2.6 Zeros of Polynomials and Muller's Method (Details) Information about polynomials (Postcript) (PDF) | HW #9 Due Bonus Homework Problems (Postcript) (PDF) |

24 | Tues Apr 10 | 10.1 Fixed Points for Functions of Several Variables (Details) | HW #10 Information about Brent's Algorithm (text) |

25 | Thur Apr 12 | 10.2 Newton's Method (Details) | |

26 | Tues Apr 17 | 10.3 Quasi-Newton Methods (Details) | HW #11 HW #10 Due
Project #3 Due |

27 | Thur Apr 19 | 10.4 Steepest Descent Techniques (Details) | |

28 | Tues Apr 24 | Review, Final Exam Info: (Postcript) (PDF) | HW #11 Due |

29 | Thur Apr 26 | Review | Bonus HW, Project #4 and Bonus Projects Due |

Thur May 3 | FINAL EXAM 12:30-2:30 |