18.086 Mathematical Methods for Engineers II

Spring 2006

Image of electrodes in shape MIT.
"Electrodes" in shape "MIT" relaxed on fine grid with a line of charge underlining them. (Figure from the project by Joseph Kovac. Used with permission.)

Course Description

This graduate-level course is a continuation of Mathematical Methods for Engineers I (18.085). Topics include numerical methods; initial-value problems; network flows; and optimization.

Special Features

Technical Requirements

Special software is required to use some of the files in this course: .zip, .m, .mp3, .rm.

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Prof. Gilbert Strang

Course Meeting Times

Three sessions / week
1 hour / session



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