Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

CAAM 210 001 (CRN: 20783)

INTRO TO ENG COMPUTATION

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING COMPUTATION
Department: Computational & Applied Math
Instructors:
Protasov, Anastasiya N.
Sershen, Cheryl L.
Meeting: 2:00PM - 2:50PM MWF KCK 100 (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture/Laboratory
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group III
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 150
Section Enrolled: 150
Enrollment data as of: 27-JUL-2021 10:18PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
5-MAY-2020  
7:00PM - 10:00PM T TBA TBA
 
Description: Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization via MATLAB. Numerical methods: Newton's method in one and several dimensions. Gaussian elimination and optimization. Application to problems in science and engineering. Lectures are held Monday and Wednesdays. In a laboratory component held on Fridays, students work in small groups on computational projects led by a Rice Learning Assistant. Recommended Prerequisite(s): MATH 101.