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Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations (SMA 5212)

This course features an extensive set oflecture materials, including both handouts and in-class presentations. These are supplemented by a complete set ofassignments, which allow students to apply the broad variety of concepts and techniques covered by the diverse teaching staff.A presentation of the fundamentals of modern numerical techniques for a wide range of linear and nonlinear elliptic, parabolic and hyperbolic partial differential equations and integral equations central to a wide var...

Start Date: Feb 01, 2003 Topics: General Engineering
Cost: Free

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This course features an extensive set oflecture materials, including both handouts and in-class presentations. These are supplemented by a complete set ofassignments, which allow students to apply the broad variety of concepts and techniques covered by the diverse teaching staff.A presentation of the fundamentals of modern numerical techniques for a wide range of linear and nonlinear elliptic, parabolic and hyperbolic partial differential equations and integral equations central to a wide variety of applications in science, engineering, and other fields. Topics include: Mathematical Formulations; Finite Difference and Finite Volume Discretizations; Finite Element Discretizations; Boundary Element Discretizations; Direct and Iterative Solution Methods.This course was also taught as part of the Singapore-MIT Alliance (SMA) programme as course number SMA 5212 (Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations).

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  • Dates: Feb 01, 2003 to May 25, 2003
  • Days of the Week: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructors: Prof. Anthony T. Patera, Prof. Jaime Peraire, Prof. Jacob White, Prof. Boo Cheong Khoo
  • Cost: Free
  • Institution: MIT OCW
  • Topics: General Engineering

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