CSC446H1: Computational Methods for Partial Differential Equations

Hours: 
24L/12T

Finite difference methods for hyperbolic and parabolic equations; consistency, convergence, and stability. Finite element methods for 2-point boundary value problems and elliptic equations. Special problems of interest. Ordinarily offered in years alternating with CSC456H1.

Prerequisite: 

CSC351H1/​(CSC336H1 (75%))/equivalent mathematical background; MAT237Y1/​MAT257Y1; APM346H1/​APM351Y1/​(MAT244H1/​MAT267H1 and exposure to PDEs)

Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)