AM 9: An Introduction to Mathematical Modeling, Mon.,
Wed., Fri., 11:00--11:50am
Time: 7:30pm-9:30pm; Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2002;
Place: B-H 168
Paul Dupuis, 182 George St., Rm 117, Tel: x3-3238,
hours: Tues. 1:30-2:30, Wed., 2:00-3:00pm.
Xia Ma, 37 Manning St., Rm 105,
hours: Thurs., 2:00-3:00pm.
Room: B&H 159 on Mon., Wed., and CIT 265
Course organization: The course will include discussion
sessions, lectures, and computational lab. The computational component
of the course will feature extensive use of Matlab, and will take place
on Fridays in room CIT 265.
Homework: Homework will be assigned throughout
the semester, but not on a weekly basis. Assignments will be graded
and returned, and will count for 1/4 of the grade.
Project: There will be a project. It will replace
the final exam and counts for 1/4 of the grade.
Grading: The reminder of the grade will consist
of a midterm (1/4) and class participation (1/4, this is a seminar!).
Course materials: All course materials, including
handouts, computational and homework assignments, solutions, and sources
for further reading are all available online. Click on the link below
to get the material for each particular topic.