## Short Description

- URL
`http://www.maths.lth.se/na/courses/FMN050`

- Credits:
- 6 points
- Teaching Team:
- Eskil Hansen and Alexandros Sopasakis
- Course Responsible:
- Eskil Hansen
- Grading:
- U, 3, 4, 5
- Examination:
- Final written examination
- Prerequisites:
- FMA420 Linear Algebra, FMA410 Calculus in one variable, FMA430 Calculus in several variables, knowledge in MATLAB
or Python.
- Language:
- English

## Contents

Software for scientific computing, error analysis, computer arithmetic, condition number, systems of linear equations, the method of least squares, calculation of eigenvalues, solution of nonlinear equations using fixed point or Newton iterations, interpolation, ordinary differential equations, basic signal processing using FFT.

## Course book

*Timothy Sauer: Numerical Analysis*:

## Goal

The aim of the course is to teach students
basic methods and principles of scientific computing to enable them
to solve basic and frequently ocurring mathematical problems using computers and numerical software.