This schedule is *tentative* and subject to change.

Week | Date | Topic | Reading | Video and notes |

1 | 1/23 | Introduction | Ch 1 | Intro, Why take the class, Basic error analysis, Notes |

1/25 | Floating point | Ch 2 | IEEE floating point, A cautionarity tale, Floating point failures and fixes, Notes | |

2 | 1/30 | Nonlinear equations | Ch 3 | Solving a cubic by bisection and Newton, Solving a cubic by secant iteration, Notes |

2/1 | Nonlinear equations | Ch 3 | Notes, Discussion of problem 5 | |

3 | 2/6 | Linear algebra background | Ch 4 | Notes |

2/8 | Linear algebra background | Ch 4 | Notes | |

4 | 2/13 | Gaussian elimination | Ch 5 | Notes |

2/15 | Gaussian elimination | Ch 5 | Notes, Prelim logistics | |

5 | 2/20 | Prelim review | ||

2/21 | First prelim! | (Ch 1-5) | ||

2/22 | Least squares | Ch 6 | Notes | |

6 | 2/27 | Least squares | Ch 6 | Notes |

2/29 | SVD | Ch 4+6 | Notes | |

7 | 3/5 | Iterative methods | Ch 7 | Notes |

3/7 | Iterative methods | Ch 7 | Notes | |

8 | 3/12 | Nonlinear systems | Ch 9 | Notes |

3/14 | Nonlinear systems | Ch 9 | Notes | |

9 | 3/19 | Spring break | ||

3/21 | Spring break | |||

10 | 3/26 | Interpolation | Ch 10 | Notes |

3/28 | Interpolation | Ch 10 | Notes | |

11 | 4/2 | Interpolation | Ch 11 | Notes |

4/5 | Prelim review | Ch 6-7, 9-11 | ||

4/5 | Prelim 2 | (Ch 6-7, 9-11) | ||

12 | 4/9 | Differentiation | Ch 14 | Notes |

4/11 | Differentiation | Ch 14 | Notes | |

13 | 4/16 | Quadrature | Ch 15 | Notes |

4/18 | Quadrature | Ch 15 | Notes | |

14 | 4/23 | ODEs | Ch 16 | Notes |

4/25 | ODEs | Ch 16 | Notes, runvdp.m | |

15 | 4/30 | ODE examples | Notes, code | |

5/2 | Review | Notes | ||

5/14 | Final exam 9:00-11:30 |