Mathematical Principles for
Scientific Computing and Visualization

by Gerald Farin & Dianne Hansford

published by A K Peters, Ltd., May 2008

ISBN: 978-1-56881-321-9

Course Slides

 

Chapter
0. Preface and Contents Overview
1. Introduction
2. Computational Basics
3. Coordinate Systems
4. Background: Numerical Linear Algebra
5. Solving Linear Systems
6. Eigen-problems
7. Background: Numerical Calculus
8. Data Fitting
9. Computing Dynamic Processes
10. Finding Roots
11. Computing with Multivariate Functions
12. Visualizing Empirical Data
13. Facets
14. Visualizing Scalar Data over 2D Data
15. Volume Visualization
16. Background: Computer Graphics