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FIRST PART of the COURSE

Computational Physics course syllabus - Links to programs

    1st PART

  1. Introduction
  2. (GT) Random walks, simulation vs. enumeration - PGPLOT
  3. (Koonin) Numerical differentiation, integration, roots
  4. (Koonin) Diff. Equations - example chaos - PGPLOT
  5. (Koonin) Diff. Equations - example T. I. Schroedinger eqn. - PGPLOT
  6. (JA) Molecular Dynamics, atomistic vizualization - example diamond/graphite - AViz
  7. (Koonin) Special functions, Gaussian quadrature - MATHEMATICA
  8. (Koonin, JA, AS) Monte Carlo integration, Ising model, simulated annealing - Xtoys, PGPLOT, AViz

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