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Computational Physics: Algorithms and Clusters

PHYS 340
Fall 2014
Section: 01  
Certificates: Informatics and Modeling

The aim of this course is to introduce students to both numerical techniques and the software used in modern computational physics. In the first part of the course, we will learn how to work with computers running the Linux operating system and the essential components of the C programming language. The majority of material in the course will focus on the most important numerical techniques that we will implement in weekly exercises. A functional knowledge of Linux/Unix is preferred but not required.
Credit: .5 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM PHYS
Course Format: LectureGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: (MATH222 AND PHYS213)
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CIS)(DATA-MN)(IDEA-MN)(PHYS)
Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above

Last Updated on DEC-16-2017
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