School of Mathematics School of Mathematics
Course 161/2S3 - Introduction to Numerical Computation 2005-06  ( JF Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, SF Mathematics as a whole subject within Natural Science Moderatorships )
Lecturer: Dr. Sinéad Ryan

Requirements/prerequisites: None

Number of lectures per week: 2 lectures, 1 tutorial

Assessment: Regular programming assignments, counts 25%

End-of-year Examination: One 3-hour annual examination, counts 75%


More detailed information, problems sheets and problem sheet solutions can be found at

Reading List:

  1. A Book on C, A. Kelly and I. Pohl (The Benjamin Cummings Publishing Company).
  2. Practical C Programming, 3rd Edition, Oualine, (O'Reilly Publishing).

  3. The C Programming Language, Kernighan and Ritchie (Prentice Hall)

  4. Numerical Recipes in C, Press, Teukolsky, Flannery, and Vetterling (Cambridge University Press)

Oct 17, 2005

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