2011 AARMS
Summer School (June 2 – June 29, 2011)
Introduction
to Numerical Solution of PDEs and Mesh Adaptation
HH 3017, Memorial
University of Newfoundland
Bulletin
Board
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Lecture notes for lectures 1 –
5
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Lecture notes for lectures 6 –
10
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Lecture notes for lectures 11 –
15
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Lecture notes for lectures 16 –
19
General
Information:
1.
Instructor: Professor Weizhang Huang (University of Kansas), Email:
whuang@ku.edu, Web: http://www.math.ku.edu/~huang
2.
Office
hours: TBA
3.
Prerequisite: Basic
knowledge on partial differential equations. Knowledge in a programming
language (such as Matlab, C, C++, or Fortran) is
preferred but not required.
4.
Text: Lecture notes
will be made available online. Reference books include (a) Morton and Mayers, Numerical Solution of Partial Differential
Equations (Cambridge, 2005), (b) Johnson, Numerical Solution of Partial
Differential Equations by the Finite Element Method (Dover, 2009), (c) Huang
and Russell, Adaptive Moving Mesh Methods (Springer, 2011).
5.
Grading
method:
HW1
(due on June 8, Wednesday) 
20 points 
HW2
(due on June 15, Wednesday) 
20 points 
HW3
(due on June 22, Wednesday) 
20 points 
HW4
(due on June 29, Wednesday) 
20 points 
Computer
Project (due on June 28, Tuesday) 
20 points 


Total 
100 points 
6.
Homework
and computer project: Homework and computer project will be collected in class.
Sorry, no late papers will be accepted.
7.
Difficulties: If you have
trouble seeing, hearing, walking, or others that may prevent you from fully
participating in this course, please let me know. We will see what arrangements
can be made.