 
Summary: Math 435/535 Course Information Sheet Spring 2011
Instructor: Professor Greg Ammar Class Meetings: TR 11:00 12:15 in DU 348
email: ammar@math.niu.edu (plain text only, please)
Phone: 7536798
Office: Watson 373
Office Hours: TWR 3:004:00, and by appointment.
Course Web Page: http://www.math.niu.edu/~ammar/m435/
Textbook: R. Burden and J. Faires, Numerical Analysis, ninth edition, Brooks/Cole, 2011.
Tentative Syllabus Text Sections
1. Preliminaries 1.11.3
2. Solving Equations of One Variable 2.12.5
3. Polynomial Interpolation and Approximation 3.13.3, 8.3, 8.1, 8.2, 3.4, 3.5
4. Numerical Integration (Quadrature) 4.24.7
5. InitialValue Problems for ODEs 5.15.7 (if time permits)
Any changes in these topics and the corresponding sections of the text will be announced in
class during the semester.
Grading: Homework Assignments 1/3 of final grade
Two InClass Exams 1/3 of final grade
Comprehensive Final Exam 1/3 of final grade
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