__Computational Physics 305012__
__Spring Semester 2002__
__Instructor: Somnath Bharadwaj__

This course will have roughly three components1. Numerical AnalysisThe emphasis of this course will be more on the practical aspects i.e. writing programs and solving problems rather than theoretical issues.

2. Parallel programming

3. Physics Applications

Topics1. Integration : Trapezoidal Rule, Simpson's Rule Assignment 1

2. Integration: Application to find the period of an oscillator with exponential potential Assignment II

3. Ordinary Differential Equations: Euler Method, Taylor Series Method, Runge-Kutta Methods: Assignment III

4. The swimming pool problem

5. Partial Differential Equations - the diffusion equation Assignment V

6. Hyperbolic PDEs

7. Poisson Equation Assignment VII

8. Using FFT to solve Poisson Equation with periodic boundary conditions

Assignment VIII