|Prerequisites||MAPL 466 (Introduction to Numerical Analysis I) and MATH 410 (Advanced Calculus I).|
|Textbook||J. Stoer and R. Bulirsch, Introduction to Numerical Analysis, 2nd ed., Springer-Verlag, 1993.|
|Lectures||MWF 12:00pm -- 12:50pm, Math 0401.|
|Instructor||Bo Li (Office hours: Th 11:00am -- 12:00am, F: 4:00 -- 5:00; Office: Math 4304).|
|Grader||Ryan Lance (Office: Math 4204).|
|Class web page||http://www.math.umd.edu/~bli/teaching/mapl666f00/.|
|Homework||Assigned and graded regularly. The homework with lowest score will be dropped. Note: no late homework will be accepted except a proved reasonable excuse (such as hospitalization, a family emergency, and a major religious activity) is provided.|
There will be one midterm and one final, close-book and close-note exams.
The final exam will be cumulative.
Midterm exam: 12:00pm -- 12:50pm, Monday, October 16, Math 0401.
Final exam: 10:30am -- 12:30pm, Wednesday, December 20, Math 0401.
Note: neither make-up nor rescheduled exams will be allowed unless a proved written excuse (such as hospitalization, a family emergency, and a major religious activity) is provided sufficiently ahead of time.
|Grading||The final course grade will be determined based on the homework and exams with the following weights: homework -- 30%, midterm exam -- 25%, and final exam -- 45%.|