Tribhuvan University

Institute of Science and Technology

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Information Technology

Course Title: Numerical Method

Course no: CSC212

Semester: III

Nature of course: Theory + Lab

Full Marks: 60 + 20 + 20

Pass Marks: 24 + 8 + 8

Credit Hours: 3

Course Description : This course contains the concepts of numerical method techniques for solving linear and nonlinear equations, interpolation and regression, differentiation and integration, and partial differential equations.

Course Objective : The main objective of the course is to provide the knowledge of numerical method techniques for mathematical modeling.

Course Contents:
Laboratory Works:

The laboratory exercise should consist program development and testing of non-linear equations, system of linear equations, interpolation, numerical integration and differentation, linear algebraic equations, ordinary and partial differential equations. Numerical solutions using C or Matlab.

Text Books:
  • W. Chency and D. Kincaid, "Numerical Mathematics and Computing", 7thEdition, Brooks/Cole Publishing Co, 2012
  • C.F. Gerald and P.O. Wheatley, "Applied Numerical Analysis", 9th Edition, Addison Wesley Publishing Company, New York, 2011
Reference Books:
  • E. Balagurusamy, “Numerical Methods”, Tata McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Ltd., New Delhi, 1999
  • W.H. Press, B.P. Flannery et al., "Numerical Recipes: Art of Scientific Computing", 3rd Edition, Cambridge Press, 2007.
  • J. M. Mathews and K. Fink, “Numerical Methods using MATLAB “, 4rd Edition, Prentice Hall Publication, 2004