Introduction to Scientific Computing Using MATLAB

Introduction to Scientific Computing Using MATLAB

Written for an undergraduate course on scientific computing, this book provides comprehensive coverage of elementary scientific computation. The basic ideas of scientific computing and the relevant theory are presented. Topics include computation with floating-point numbers, linear systems, curve fitting, root finding, and univariate minimization.

An introduction to MATLAB is included, and MATLAB is used to solve numerous application examples. Symbolic Math Toolbox is also used.

About This Book

Ian Gladwell, Southern Methodist University
Warren Ferguson, Jr.
James G. Nagy, Emory University

Lulu Publishing, 2011

Language: English

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