Computational methods for physics [EBook] / Joel Franklin, Reed College.
Computational methods for physics [EBook] / Joel Franklin, Reed College.
"There is an increasing need for undergraduate students in physics to have a core set of computational tools. Most problems in physics benefit from numerical methods, and many of them resist analytical solution altogether. This textbook presents numerical techniques for solving familiar physica...
Personal Name(s):  Franklin, Joel 

Imprint: 
Cambridge :
Cambridge University Press,
2013

Physical Description: 
xvii, 400 pages, illustrations 
Note: 
englisch 
ISBN: 
9781107034303 9781107058408 
Subject (LOC):  
Full Text 
Table of Contents:
 Machine generated contents note: 1. Programming overview; 2. Ordinary differential equations; 3. Rootfinding; 4. Partial differential equations; 5. Time dependent problems; 6. Integration; 7. Fourier transform; 8. Harmonic oscillators; 9. Matrix inversion; 10. The eigenvalue problem; 11. Iterative methods; 12. Minimization; 13. Chaos; 14. Neural networks; 15. Galerkin methods; References; Index.