Physics 329: Introduction to Computational Physics: Proposed Syllabus

Unix: 2 weeks

Maple/Mathematica: 3 weeks

Scientific Programming (F77/F90/C): 3 weeks

Solution of Linear Systems: 1 week

Elementary Finite Difference Methods: 2 weeks

Non-linear Equations (Root Finding): 1 week

Particle Simulations: 1 week

Solution of ODEs: 1 week

Random Numbers, Monte Carlo and Stochastic Methods: 1 week