Computational Physics

PREREQUISITE: (PHYS-UA 105 & PHYS-UA 106) OR (SCIEN-AD 113 AND SCIEN-AD 114 AND MATH-AD 121) WITH A MINIMUM GRADE OF C.

STUDENT MUST ALSO REGISTER FOR RCT SEC 002.

Introduction to computational physics, with an emphasis on fields of current research interest where numerical techniques provide unique physical insight. Topics are chosen from various branches of physics, including numerical solution of ordinary and partial differential equations, eigenvalue problems, Monte Carlo methods in statistical mechanics, field theory, dynamical systems, and chaos.

Course Information

PHYS-UA 210

Undergraduate

4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Fall 2017

1
Michael Blanton
TR: 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM 12WV L113
1
Shengqi Yang
W: 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM 726B 1025