Course Catalog - 2018-2019

     

ESCI 409 - INTRO TO PROGRAMMING IN MATLAB

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO MATLAB AND NUMERICAL METHODS FOR EARTH SCIENCE
Department: Earth/Environmnt/Planetary Sci
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture/Laboratory
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisite(s): MATH 102
Description: The course introduces students to the Matlab programming language and topics may include: importing and exporting data; working with vectors and matrices; curve fitting; data smoothing and filtering; data regression; data visualization; optimization; solving differential equations. The course is built around progressive programming assignments. Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: ESCI 609. Recommended Prerequisite(s): Undergrad math through calculus. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ESCI 409 if student has credit for ESCI 609.