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Special software is required to use some of the files in this section: .m.
This section presents problem sets with solutions and MATLAB homework assignments. The problem sets are assigned from the text:
Strang, Gilbert. Computational Science and Engineering. Wellesley, MA: WellesleyCambridge Press, 2007. ISBN: 9780961408817. (Table of Contents)
Working together is allowed on problem sets. However, you must write up your results individually and indicate the names of your collaborators. Use of existing solutions is not allowed.
Assignments files.
ASSIGNMENT # 
PROBLEMS 
SOLUTIONS 
MATLAB HOMEWORKS 
1 
Section 1.1: 2, 5, 20, and 22
Section 1.2: 1, 2, 4, 7, 10, 19, and 21

Assignment 1 solutions (PDF) 
(PDF) 
2 
Section 1.3: 7 and 8
Section 1.4: 3, 5, 7, and 12
Section 1.5: 1, 4, 7, and 9

Assignment 2 solutions (PDF) 
(PDF)
MATLAB code
normalmodescode.m (M)

3 
Section 1.6: 1, 3, 6, 11, 16, 19, 24, and 27
Section 1.7: 12

Assignment 3 solutions (PDF) 
(PDF) 
4 
Section 2.3: 7, 8, 12, 18, and 22
Section 2.4: 1, 3, 8, 12, and 17

Assignment 4 solutions (PDF) 
Section 2.3: 3, parts 1 and 5
Section 2.4: 19 and 21 (use the note on that page to construct matrices)
MATLAB code
gramschmidt.m (M)
modifiedgramschmidt.m (M)
householder.m (M)
Solutions
(PDF)

5 
Section 2.7: 1, 2, 3, and 5
Section 3.1: 1, 5, 10, and 18

Assignment 5 solutions (PDF) 

6 
Section 2.3: 19
Section 2.4: 9 and 11
Section 3.1: 11 and 17
Section 3.2: 1 and 6



7 
Section 3.4: 4, 17, and 19
Section 3.5: 1 and 3
Section 3.6: 5, 6, 9, and 16

Assignment 7 solutions (PDF)
Solution to problem 3.6.9: 3.6.9solution.m (M)


8 
Section 4.1: 3, 10, 13, and 18
Section 4.2: 1, 2, and 20
Section 4.3: 2, 6, 8, 10, and 15

Assignment 8 solutions (PDF) 

9 
Section 4.4: 2, 8, and 9
Section 4.5: 1, 2, 10, 12, and 22
Section 4.6: 1


