A Beginner's Guide to Numerical Methods in MATLAB

592 students enrolled

# A Beginner's Guide to Numerical Methods in MATLAB

Learn to select, apply and improve numerical methods.

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This course includes

- 5 hours on-demand video
- 16 downloadable resources
- Full lifetime access
- Access on mobile and TV

- Certificate of Completion

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What you'll learn

- Understand about the ways computer store numbers
- Choose the right numerical methods to solve a problem
- Measure (and avoid) the errors inherent in numeric calculations
- See how algorithms are implemented in MATLAB

Course content

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36 lectures
04:50:28

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Introduction

1 lecture
04:20

Some motivating examples of what the course can help you do.

Preview
04:20

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Machine Representation of Numbers

4 lectures
27:59

13:49

03:39

06:02

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One-Point Iterative Methods

8 lectures
01:08:18

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Interpolation and Curve Fitting

7 lectures
01:21:02

06:57

15:10

06:11

13:49

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Differentiation

4 lectures
42:25

10:21

14:02

Requirements

- Basic math knowledge
- Fundamental knowledge of computing
- Some familiarity with MATLAB is required to follow the examples

Description

This course is about **Numerical Methods** and covers some of the popular methods and approaches being used daily by mathematicians and everyone involved in computation.

This course will teach you about

- How computers store numbers: what is floating point, what is precision and accuracy.
- The kinds of errors you are likely to encounter when applying numerical methods, and how to minimize them.
- One- and Two-Point iterative methods
- Interpolation and Curve Fitting
- Numerical Differentiation and Integration

This course consists of the following materials:

- Video lectures, covering both the theory as well as demonstrating practical computer applications
- MATLAB files that you can download and run
- Quizzes related to the covered topics

Who this course is for:

- This course is designed for anyone interested in the numerical methods and their applications for solving real-world problems
- Engineers, computer scientists, mathematicians and finance people will enjoy this course

Featured review

Aryamaan Mohapatra
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17 courses,
6 reviews
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2 months ago

this has helped me a lot. there had been a few challenging topics which i was unfamiliar with, before the start of this course, but now i feel confident in solving more problems based on numerical methods