 First Day Handouts Course outline [PDF]
and Initial survey [PDF]
 Unix [PDF 32 pages] (Jan 9 &
selfstudy)
 Fortran and C
Programming (Jan 11 & selfstudy)
 Linear Systems and
Introduction to Finite Differencing (Jan 16, 18 & 23)
 Nonlinear Equations (Jan
23)
 Solution of ODE's
 Solution of Time Independent PDEs
 Solution of Time Dependent PDEs Using
Multigrid
 Particle Methods: The
Barnes Hut TreeCode
 Reference: Barnes & Hut, Nature, 324, 449
