Academic Catalog

ES301 NUMERICAL METHODS IN ENGINEERING

Course Code: 5610301
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Engineering Sciences
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. IIK HAKAN TARMAN
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 2360155 , 5710230
Set 2: 2360157 , 5710230
Set 3: 2360155 , 5710200
Set 4: 2360157 , 5710200
Set 5: 2360119 , 5710200
Set 6: 2360119 , 5710230
One of the sets above should be completed before taking ES301 NUMERICAL METHODS IN ENGINEERING.

Course Content

Error analysis. Sources and propagation. Introductory linear algebra: review of systems of linear equations, matrix algebra and introductory vector differential calculus. Interpolation and extrapolation. Roots of polynomials. Data fitting and least squares problems. Numerical differentiation and integration. Numerical solution of ordinary differential equations.