# CS210 : Scientific Computing

## Winter 2015

**Lectures**: MWF, 12:10 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., in MSE, Room 113.

**Instructor**:
Tamar Shinar
(shinar@cs.ucr.edu)

**Professor Office hours**: TBD (WCH, Room 419)

**Textbook**: *Scientific Computing, An Introductory Survey*, by Michael T. Heath

Synopsis

This course provides an introduction to key concepts and methods in scientific computing, including solution of linear and non-linear systems of equations, interpolation, numerical integration, matrix computations, etc. The goal is to prepare you to use scientific computing in your area (e.g. graphics, vision, robotics, machine learning, data mining, etc.) or to continue on to further study of special topics in scientific computing.

### Grading

| Percentage |

Homework (weekly) | 60% |

Take-home final | 40% |