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18.336 Numerical Methods of Applied Mathematics II, Spring 2005
Advanced introduction to applications and theory of numerical methods for solution of differential equations, especially of physically-arising partial differential equations, with emphasis on the fundamental ideas underlying ...
18.337J / 6.338J Applied Parallel Computing (SMA 5505), Spring 2005
Applied Parallel Computing is an advanced interdisciplinary introduction to applied parallel computing on modern supercomputers.
18.312 Algebraic Combinatorics, Spring 2005
Applications of algebra to combinatorics and conversely. Topics include enumeration methods, partially ordered sets and lattices, matching theory, partitions and tableaux, algebraic graph theory, and combinatorics of polytopes.
12.006J / 18.353J Nonlinear Dynamics I: Chaos, Fall 2005
Introduction to the theory and phenomenology of nonlinear dynamics and chaos in dissipative systems. Forced and parametric oscillators. Phase space. Periodic, quasiperiodic, and aperiodic flows. Sensitivity to initial ...
6.045J / 18.400J Automata, Computability, and Complexity, Spring 2005
This course is offered to undergraduates and introduces basic mathematical models of computation and the finite representation of infinite objects. The course is slower paced than 6.840J/18.404J. Topics covered include: ...
18.314 Combinatorial Analysis, Fall 2005
This course analyzes combinatorial problems and methods for their solution. Prior experience with abstraction and proofs is helpful. Topics include: Enumeration, generating functions, recurrence relations, construction of ...
18.022 Calculus, Fall 2005
This is an undergraduate course on calculus of several variables. It covers all of the topics covered in Calculus II (18.02), but presents them in greater depth. These topics are vector algebra in 3-space, determinants, ...
6.042J / 18.062J Mathematics for Computer Science, Spring 2005
This course is offered to undergraduates and is an elementary discrete mathematics course oriented towards applications in computer science and engineering. Topics covered include: formal logic notation, induction, sets ...
18.086 Mathematical Methods for Engineers II, Spring 2005
Scientific computing: Fast Fourier Transform, finite differences, finite elements, spectral method, numerical linear algebra. Complex variables and applications. Initial-value problems: stability or chaos in ordinary ...
18.06 Linear Algebra, Spring 2005
This is a basic subject on matrix theory and linear algebra. Emphasis is given to topics that will be useful in other disciplines, including systems of equations, vector spaces, determinants, eigenvalues, similarity, and ...