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Numerical Methods for Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equations

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Lectures: Mon. 13:15 - 15:00 HG G 26.1
  Wed. 8:15 - 10:00
HG G 26.1
Exercise classes: Mon. 15:15 - 16:00 HG G 26.1

Lectures begin: Monday 18 February
Exercises begin: Monday 25 February


Testat Requirement: 70% of exercises reasonably solved.

Exam: Oral examination, 30 min.

Lecture notes:
Download the lecture notes for the course here (updated 13 May).

Compack v1.1B can be downloaded here (updated 19 April).

Questions? Contact Svetlana in case of questions concerning the exercises or the lecture.

Aims of the course

Numerical schemes for hyperbolic equations. Finite volume schemes, TVD, ENO and WENO will also be described. Practical exercises will involve Matlab implementation of the numerical methods.

Content of the course

Matlab links

ETH students can download Matlab with a free network license from Stud-IDES.


Related books, Lecture Notes, Review Articles:


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