Mathematics 406:
Variational and Approximate Methods in Applied
Mathematics
 Class: Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 14h00
in Math 102.
 Instructor:
 Anthony Peirce
 mailto:peirce@math.ubc.ca
 MATH 108
 Office Hours: Location Math 108: Times: Monday: 12:301:30 am, Wed:
33:55 pm, Fri: 1011 am..
 Course information
 Dates to Remember
 Midterm: Wednesday November 6
 Final: TBA

Programming Resources

Course notes
 MATLAB Demos:
 Overview of the course
 Interpolation:
 Numerical Integration:
 ODE:
 Green's Functions for Boundary Value Problems:
 Variational methods for Boundary Value Problems
 PDE
 Elliptic Equations:
 Evolution Equations
 Class Demo Programs
 MATLAB: Demo session in Class
 Interpolation and Integration:
 Midterms
 Homework
 Assignments
 Assignment 1 (Due 20 th Sept
2019) Solutions
 Assignment 2 (Due 30 thSeptember 2019) Solutions, trapez.m
 Assignment 3 (Due 18 thOctober 2019) Solutions
 Assignment 4 (Due 1st November 2019), Solutions
 Project 1 (Due November 20 th)
 Assignment 5 (Due 16th November 2019), Solutions, FEM_pack
 Project 2 (due) Z.dat
 Assignment 6 (Due 25 thNovember 2019), Solutions, BEM_Pack