Math171 - Fall 2018 - Alexiades
ASSIGNMENTS
b:bkbn: (bookboon) Intro to Matlab D:Downey: Physical Modeling in MATLAB  by Allen Downey
Assigned Due Assignment Topic
class1:
  R Aug 23
T Aug 28 Lab1 basics of Matlab, submitting labs
b: §2,3 ,   D: §1.1-1.7
class3:
  R Aug 30
R Sep 6 Lab2 scripts, input(), fprintf()
D: §2.1-2.6 ,   b: Chap.8
Class4:
  T Sep 4
R Sep 6 - Matlab arrays
work through   b: §4.1, 4.2 ,   D: §4.5, 4.6, 4.7
Class5:
  R Sep 6
R Sep 13 Lab3 arrays
b: §4.1-4.4, 5.1-5.4 ,   D: §4.5-4.8
Class6:
  T Sep 11
R Sep 13 - functions, conditionals, if statement
work through   b: Chap.9; § 10.2, 10.3 ;   D: § 4.2, 4.3, 4.4
Class7:
  R Sep 13
R Sep 20 Lab4 conditionals, if, for loop
work through   b: Chap.9, 10 ;   D: § 3.4, 4.2
Class9:
  R Sep 20
R Sep 27 Lab5 if, for loop, finding eps
Class12:
  T Oct 2
R Oct 11 Lab6 HTTP, HTML, creating a web page
Class13:
  T Oct 9
T Oct 16 HW1 exploring the logistic function, FWHM (on paper)
Class14:
  R Oct 11
R Oct 18 Lab7 processing grades
Class16:
  R Oct 18
R Oct 25 Lab8 reading file, plotting, finding FWHM of a pulse
Class19:
  T Oct 30
R Nov 8 Lab9 quadrature rules
Class21:
  T Nov 6
T Nov 13 Lab10 finding roots
Class23:
  T Nov 13
W Nov 21 Lab11 Newton-Raphson
Assigned Due Assignment Topic


Quizes: Quiz 1: R Sep 20     Quiz 2: R Nov 1 (on basic Matlab, not html, not quadrature)     Quiz 3:   R Nov 15 (on Matlab, quadrature rules, bisection)
  • about roundoff
  • how-to     (see Matlab Workbook in it)
  • about ASCII
  • about IP, HTTP
  • Internet history
    Supplementary (enrichment) material:
  • Jobs growth 2018-2023 ← NEW   programming has highest pay by far, and future growth
  • The Roots of Computer Code Lie in Telegraph Code Smithsonian Mag., Sep.2017
  • The Map of Computer Science by Dominic Walliman, Sep.2017 (excellent video)
  • The Map of Mathematics by Dominic Walliman, Feb.2017 (excellent video)
  • Thinking of a Career in Applied Mathematics?
  • Pros and Cons of the Algorithm Age, Pew Research, Feb.2017   profound questions about the future...
  • Intro to mathematical modeling (5 min video)
    Current version of Gnuplot for Win32:   gp504-win32-mingw.exe ;   for Win64:   gp504-win64-mingw.exe ;   for OSX   gnuplot-5.0.5-quartz.pkg
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