18.330 | Spring 2012 | Undergraduate

Introduction to Numerical Analysis

Course Description

This course analyzed the basic techniques for the efficient numerical solution of problems in science and engineering. Topics spanned root finding, interpolation, approximation of functions, integration, differential equations, direct and iterative methods in linear algebra.
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Four color graphs (red, green blue, and yellow) with a fifth graph in the center showing the combined results.
Four of the Riemann summation methods for approximating the area under curves. (© Wikipedia. License CC BY-SA. This content is excluded from our Creative Commons license. For more information, see http://ocw.mit.edu/fairuse.)