PH423/PH762 (2020 Spring) Course Schedule

Due to the UAB Limited Business Model, the course schedule will change after the spring break.

Month/Day Chapter Topics Notes Homework
Jan. 14 0 Introduction to Matlab and Python with Spyder
Jan. 16 1 Numerical Values and Quantization Errors 123 01/28, 11am
Jan. 21 2 Numerical Derivatives   01/30, 11am
Jan. 23 3 Numerical Integrals   01/24, 11am
Jan. 28 4 Root Finding   01/29, 11am
Jan. 30 5 ODE I: Initial Value Problems 1   02/13,11am
Feb. 4 5 ODE I: Initial Value Problems 2   02/13,11am
Feb. 6 6 ODE II: Boundary Value Problems   02/13,11am
Feb. 11 7 ODE III: Eigenvalue Problems   02/20,11am
Feb.13 8 Matrix I: Linear Algebra Equations   02/20,11am
Feb. 18 9 Matrix II: Nonlinear Systems   02/27,11am
Feb. 20 10 Matrix III: Eigenvalue Problems   02/27,11am
Feb. 25 11 Fast Fourier Transform 1   03/05,11am
Feb. 27 11 Fast Fourier Transform 2   03/05,11am
Mar. 3 Mid-term project (No leacture)
Mar. 5 Mid-term project (No leacture)
Mar. 8
Midterm Report due at 5pm    
Mar. 10 13 PDE I: Parabolic PDE 1   03/24,11am
Mar. 12 13 PDE I: Parabolic PDE 2   03/24,11am
Mar. 17   Spring Break    
Mar. 19   Spring Break    
Mar. 24 Spring break extended due to the coronavirus pandemic.  
Mar. 26 15 Random Numbers   04/26, 5pm
Mar. 31 16 Random Walk 1   04/26, 5pm
Apr.2 16 Random Walk 2   04/26, 5pm
Apr. 7 17 Metropolis Method   04/26, 5pm
Apr. 9 18 Langevin Equations 1   04/26, 5pm
Apr. 14 18 Langevin Equations 2   04/26, 5pm
Apr. 16 12 Data Fitting   04/26, 5pm
Apr. 21 19 Optimization 1    
Apr. 23 19 Optimization 2    
May 1 All Homework and term paper must be submitted by May 1st, 5pm.  

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