[Beers] = Beers, Kenneth J. *Numerical Methods for Chemical Engineering: Applications in MATLAB ^{®}*. Cambridge University Press, 2006. ISBN: 9780521859714. [Preview with Google Books]

SES # | SUBJECTS | READINGS |
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1 | Linear algebra 1 | [Beers] pp. 1–46. |

2 | Linear algebra 2 | |

3 | Linear algebra 3 | |

4 | Linear algebra 4 | |

5 | Linear algebra 5 | [Beers] pp. 104–28. |

6 | Linear algebra 6 | |

7 | Systems of nonlinear equations 1 | [Beers] pp. 61–84. |

8 | Systems of nonlinear equations 2 | |

9 | Summary and review on linear algebra and systems of nonlinear equations | [Beers] pp. 203–7. |

10 | Optimization 1 | [Beers] pp. 212–45. |

11 | Optimization 2 | |

12 | Optimization 3 | |

13 | Optimization 4 | |

14 | ODE-IVP and numerical integration 1 | [Beers] pp. 154–94. |

15 | ODE-IVP and numerical integration 2 | |

Quiz 1 | ||

16 | Differential-algebraic equations 1 | [Beers] pp. 195–202. |

17 | Differential-algebraic equations 2 | |

18 | Differential-algebraic equations 3 | |

19 | Boundary value problems 1 | [Beers] pp. 258–311. |

20 | Boundary value problems 2 | |

21 | Boundary value problems 3 | |

22 | Partial differential equations 1 | |

23 | Partial differential equations 2 | |

24 | Partial differential equations 3 | |

25 | Summary and review on IVP, differential-algebraic equations, and boundary value | |

Quiz 2 | ||

26 | Probability theory 1 | [Beers] pp. 317–25. |

27 | Probability theory 2 | |

28 | Models vs. data 1 | [Beers] pp. 372–403. |

29 | Models vs. data 2 | Joe Scott Notes (PDF) |

30 | Models vs. data 3 | |

31 | Operator splitting | |

32 | Monte Carlo methods 1 | [Beers] pp. 325–56. |

33 | Monte Carlo methods 2 | Joe Scott Notes (PDF) |

34 | Stochastic chemical kinetics 1 | |

35 | Stochastic chemical kinetics 2 | |

36 | Last day of class, review for final exam | |

Final Exam |