This course covers the most important numerical methods that an engineer should know. We derive basic algorithms in root finding, matrix algebra, integration and interpolation, ordinary and partial differential equations. We learn how to use MATLAB to solve numerical problems. Access to MATLAB online and the MATLAB grader is given to all students who enroll.

This course is part of the Mathematics for Engineers Specialization

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## About this Course

Knowledge of calculus, matrix algebra, differential equations and a computer programming language

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MATLAB and Scientific Computing

Root Finding and Numerical Matrix Algebra

Quadrature and Interpolation

Numerical Solution of Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations

Knowledge of calculus, matrix algebra, differential equations and a computer programming language

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**9 hours to complete**

### Scientific Computing

**9 hours to complete**

**6 hours to complete**

### Root Finding

**6 hours to complete**

**5 hours to complete**

### Matrix Algebra

**5 hours to complete**

**7 hours to complete**

### Quadrature and Interpolation

**7 hours to complete**

## Reviews

- 5 stars91.98%
- 4 stars4.64%
- 3 stars1.26%
- 2 stars0.84%
- 1 star1.26%

### TOP REVIEWS FROM NUMERICAL METHODS FOR ENGINEERS

Very interesting course, you'll study numerical methods and apply them working on matlab projects

This course is perfect for someone starting with numerical methods and matlab programming. Short lectures, well distributed course content and interesting assignment problems.

Very useful for anyone wanting to learn or revise numerical programming using matlab

An excellent course on Numerical methods. The interactive nature of the course, using MATLAB programming and exercises, made it a lot of fun to learn the subject.

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