SPA 662 - COMPUTATIONAL PHYSICS

Semester Hours: 3

Numerical methods to solve common physics problems using C or Fortran. Numerical integration and differentiation, root finding, data fitting, introductory stochastic methods, linear and non-linear differential equations. Fourier analysis. Elliptic parabolic hyperbolic partial differential equations via finite differences, integro-differential equations. Applications to classical dynamics, electromagnetism, statistical and quantum physics.