MA 5345, Fall 2015 (Computational Methods III)
Professor Craig C. Douglas
Tuesday / Thursday 2:00-3:15, Ross Hall 241
Office hours: Tu/Th 1:00-2:00, W 9:00-10:00, Ross Hall 227

MA 5345: Computational Methods in Applied Sciences III (Fall, 2015)

University Handbook Description

Course Description

Third semester of a three-semester computational methods series with emphasis on numerical solution of problems displaying sharp fronts and interfaces (nonlinear conservation laws, Hamilton-Jacobi equations).


None. Identical to COSC 5345. (3 hours).

Office hours

227 Ross Hall, TR 1:00-2:00 and W 9:00-10:00, and by appointment or drop in. I have no office telephone, so contact me by email or in person.

Books of Interest

  • Randall J. LeVeque, Numerical Methods for Conservation Laws, 2nd ed., Lectures in Mathematics ETH Zurich series, Springer, Basel, 1992. Kindle edition: ISBN 978-3-0348-8629-1 (eBook). There are paperback and hardback editions, too.
  • Randall J. LeVeque, Finite Volume Methods for Hyperbolic Problems, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2002.

Craig C. Douglas

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