Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations

Graphical representation of applications of the level set method.

Applications of the level set method. (Image courtesy of Per Olof Persson.)


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Spring 2009



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This graduate-level course is an advanced introduction to applications and theory of numerical methods for solution of differential equations. In particular, the course focuses on physically-arising partial differential equations, with emphasis on the fundamental ideas underlying various methods.

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Benjamin Seibold. 18.336 Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations. Spring 2009. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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