AMAT371 "Computing for Mathematicians"
Course Outline
Instructor: Anatoliy Swishchuk
Tel: (403) 220-3274
E-mail: aswish@math.ucalgary.ca
Office: MS552
Office Hours: M: 12:00-13:00; TR: 13:00-14:00.
 Tentative Schedule for AMAT371
Fall 2004
Winter 2005 
Module M1 (Block Week)
Module M2 (Block Week)
Assignment 1
Midterm
Assignment 2
Projects in Computational Mathematics
Tentative Schedule for Fall 2004 (Module M1)
Wed, Sept 1

MS515

10am-11am: Lecture 1: Introduction to Maple.
11am-12am: Lecture 2:
Graphics and Animations with Maple
1:30pm-2:30pm: Lecture 1: Introduction to Matlab.
2:30pm-3:30pm: Lecture 2: Graphics  with Matlab.
Thur, Sept 2

MS515

10am-11am: Lecture 3:
Linear Algebra with Maple.
11am-12am: Lecture 4: Differential Calculus with Maple.
1:30pm-2:30pm: Lecture 3:
Linear Algebra with Matlab.
2:30pm-3:30pm: Lecture 4: Differential Calculus with Matlab.
Fri,
Sept 3

MS515

10am-11am: Lecture 5:
Integral Calculus with Maple.
11am-12am: Lecture 6: Ordinary Differential Equations with Maple.
1:30pm-2:30pm: Lecture 5:
Integral Calculus with Matlab.
2:30pm-3:30pm: Lecture 6: .
Ordinary Differential Equations with Matlab.
Assignment 1: Due date- October 15,  2004
   Assignment 2: Due date - November 30, 2004
Survey and Statistics on Assignments N1 and N2
(Maple lectures will be written in .mws-files (Maple worksheets), and Matlab lectures-in .pdf-files)
Tentative Schedule for Winter 2005 (Module M2)
Wed, Jan 5
10am-11am: Lecture 1: Advanced Graphics with Maple.
11am-12am: Lecture 2:
Applications of Graphics with Maple.
1:30pm-2:30pm: Lecture 1: Advanced Graphics with
Matlab and Applications
2:30pm-3:30pm: Lecture 2:
Advanced Linear Algebra with Matlab and Applications.
Thur, Jan 6
10am-11am: Lecture 3:
Advanced Linear Algebra with Maple and Applications.
11am-12am: Lecture 4: Advanced Differential Calculus with Maple and Applications.
1:30pm-2:30pm: Lecture 3:
Advanced Numerical Methods with Matlab.
2:30pm-3:30pm: Lecture 4:
ODEs and Boundary Value Problems  with Matlab and Applications.
Fri,
Jan 7

10am-11am: Lecture 5:
Advanced Integral Calculus with Maple and Applications.
11am-12am: Lecture 6: Advanced Ordinary Differential Equations with Maple and
 Applications.
1:30pm-2:30pm: Lecture 5:
Partial   Differential Equations with Matlab and Applications.
2:30pm-3:30pm: Midterm.
Maple and Matlab Solutions
There will be a weekly class (1 hour) in the winter semester to report on your project's progress.
Grading Scheme:
Project in Computational Mathematics-50%;
Midterm-30%;
 
Assignment 1-10%;
Assignment 2-10%
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There is no recommended textbook in Maple (you can read, for example, "Introduction to Maple 8" by David Schwartz).
The course text for Matlab is "Matlab Guide" by Higham and Higham, 2000 (available from the University Bookstore) .

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