Direct methods for the numerical solution of systems of linear equations, pivoting strategies. Iterative methods for solving systems of linear equations and eigenvalue problems. Iterative methods for solving systems of nonlinear equations. Introduction to optimization. Algorithms for the considered numerical methods are derived and implemented in computer programmes. Complexity of computation is investigated. Error estimates and convergence results are proved.
Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences Faculty of Humanities
WTW 114, WTW 123 WTW 124 and WTW 211
2 lectures per week, 1 practical per week
Language of tuition
Afrikaans and English are used in one class
Mathematics and Applied Mathematics
Period of presentation
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