Programming for Computations - MATLAB/Octave

A Gentle Introduction to Numerical Simulations with MATLAB/Octave

by Svein Linge, Hans Petter Langtangen

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Book Description

This book presents computer programming as a key method for solving mathematical problems. There are two versions of the book, one for MATLAB and one for Python. The book was inspired by the Springer book TCSE 6: A Primer on Scientific Programming with Python (by Langtangen), but the style is more accessible and concise, in keeping with the needs of engineering students. The book outlines the shortest possible path from no previous experience with programming to a set of skills that allows the students to write simple programs for solving common mathematical problems with numerical methods in engineering and science courses. The emphasis is on generic algorithms, clean design of programs, use of functions, and automatic tests for verification.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC). You can download Programming for Computations - MATLAB/Octave ebook for free in PDF format (4.3 MB).

Book Details

Publisher
Springer
Published
2016
Pages
228
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319324517
ISBN10
3319324519
ISBN13 Digital
9783319324524
ISBN10 Digital
3319324527
PDF Size
4.3 MB
License
CC BY-NC

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