Computational Methods in CE. UGrad |

**Course Description:**

Solution techniques with civil engineering applications. Concepts from probability and statistics, linear algebra, and numerical methods. Programming in the Matlab environment. Three one-hour lectures and one two-hour laboratory per week. Corequisite: .

__Text book:__

__References:__

Applied Statistics and Probability for Engineers, Montgomery & Runga

Introduction to Probability and Statistics, Milton & Arnold

Mathematical Statistics with Applications, Menderhal, Scheaffer, Wackerly

Applied Numerical Methods with matlab, Chapra

Numerical Methods for Engineers, Chapra, Canale

Numerical Methods, Algorithms and Applications, Fausett

Applied Numerical Methods using Matlab, Fausett

Applied Numerical Methods using Matlab, Yang, Cao, Chung, Morris

__Location and Hours:__

Lecture: T-TH 8:00 - 9:15AM,

Lab: M 2:00 - 4:00PM

Syllabus | | Handouts | | Assignments | | Sample Exams | | Links |

Course Assignments

No. | Assignment | Due Date | Solution |
---|---|---|---|

1 | HW1 | 9-6-07 | convert_temp.m convert_temp1.m convert_temp2.m convert_temp3.m |

2 | HW2 data1.txt data2.txt | 9-11-07 | StressStrain.m plot_it.m |

3 | HW3 | 9-13-07 | HW3Soln.m |

4 | HW4 Caution!! | 9-24-07 | FlexuralStrength.m |

5 | HW5 | 10-04-07 | HW5 Soln |

6 | HW6 | 10-11-07 | HW6 Soln |

7 | Ch4 Problems: 5,10 19,32,36 Ch6 Problems: 1,13 |
11-1-07 | HW7 Soln |

8 | Write General Function to Implement Newton Method |
11-12-07 | Newtons.m fexpsin.m output.txt output.tif |

9 | Update Lecture Code for Nonlinear system by Newton to call "GaussPivot" for solution |
11-26-07 | |

10 | HW10 | 11-27-07 | HW10 Soln |

11 | HW11 | 11-29-07 | HW11 Sol |