Week 
Lecture Topic for the week 
Assignments for the week 
28th August  1st September 
Taylor Polynomials Review and Floating Point Representation, Sources of error
Homework 01 (Due on 09/12)

Worksheet 01
Worksheet 02

4th  8th September 
Matlab Introduction Commands
Access MATLAB through the website my.apps.utep.edu
Matlab Introduction
Loss of Significance, Underflow and Overflow of errors

Worksheet 03
Worksheet 04

11th  15th September 
Tu: Homework 1 due and Bisection Method
Th: Review of Midterm 01


18th  22nd September 
Tu: Midterm 01!
Th: Introduction to onepoint iterative methods and Newton's Method


25th  29th September 
Tu: Newton's Method and order of convergence
Th: Secant Method

Worksheet 05

2nd  6th October 
Tu: Fixed Point Iteration
Th: Fixed Point Iteration and Illbehaving root finding problems

Matlab Function quad_rootfinder.m
Worksheet 06

9th  13th October 
Tu: Polynomial Interpolation
Th: Error in Polynomial Interpolation

Homework 02 due on 10/10!

16th  20th October 
Tu: Spline Functions and Midterm 02 Review
Th: MIDTERM 02 ON 10/19!

Worksheet 07

23rd  27th October 
Tu: Trapezoidal and Simpson Rule
Th: Error Formulas Gaussian Numerical Integration

Worksheet 08
Worksheet 09

30th October  3rd November 
Tu: Numerical Differentiation
Th: Systems of Linear Equations

DROP DATE FOR COURSE IS 11/03!

6th  10th November 
Tu: Matrix Arithmetic
Th: Gaussian Elimination

Worksheet 10
Worksheet 11

13th  17th November 
Tu: LU Decomposition
Th: LU Decomposition

Worksheet 12

20th  24th November 
Tu: Error in solving Linear Systems
Th: HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

Worksheet 13

27th  30th November 
Tu: Iterative Methods and
Th: Additional Topics

Worksheet 14

4th  8th December 
Tu: Additional Topics
Th: FINAL EXAM REVIEW!


11th  15th December 
Th: FINAL EXAM AT 13:0016:45

