 Date  Lecture  Reading (NRiC) 

#1  Jan 27  Introduction to the course   
#2  Feb 01  Computer architecture, part 1   
#3  Feb 03  Computer architecture, part 2   
#4  Feb 08  Introduction to UNIX  tutorial 
#5  Feb 10  Introduction to C  1.11.2, tutorial 
#6  Feb 15  Introduction to visualization  tutorial 
#7  Feb 17  Data representation  1.3 
#8  Feb 22  Linear algebra, part 1 (GaussJordan elimination)  2.02.3 
#9  Feb 24  Linear algebra, part 2 (LU & SVD decomposition)  2.42.6 
#10  Mar 01  [DCR away] Root finding in 1D  9.09.1, 9.4, 9.6 
#11  Mar 03  Root finding in multiD, and numerical differentiation  5.7 
#12  Mar 08  Statistics and the KS test  14.014.3 
#13  Mar 10  Leastsquares fitting  15.015.2, 15.415.5 
#14  Mar 15  Random numbers and cryptography  7.07.2 
#15  Mar 17  Numerical integration  7.6, 4.04.4, 4.6 
  Mar 22  no class (Spring break)   
  Mar 24  no class (Spring break)   
#16  Mar 29  Integration of ODEs, part 1 (IVPs)  16.016.1 
#17  Mar 31  Integration of ODEs, part 2 (leapfrog)   
#18  Apr 05  Integration of ODEs, part 3 (stiff ODEs & 2pt BVPs)  16.6, 17.0 
#19  Apr 07  Nbody techniques, part 1   
#20  Apr 12  Nbody techniques, part 2 (PP)   
#21  Apr 14  Nbody techniques, part 3 (PM)  19.0, 19.419.6 
#22  Apr 19  Nbody techniques, part 4 (tree)   
  Apr 21  [DCR away] Integration of PDEs, part 1 (ell & hyp)  19.019.1 
  Apr 26  [DCR away] Guest lecture! Peter Teuben, Nbody codes   
#23  Apr 28  Integration of PDEs, part 1 (ell & hyp)  19.019.1 
#24  May 03  Integration of PDEs, part 2 (hyp & par)  19.2 
#25  May 05  Fluid dynamics, part 1 (eqns)   
#26  May 10  Fluid dynamics, part 2 (methods)  19.3 
#27  May 12  Miscellaneous topics   