[ Jeremy Marzuola | APAM | Columbia University

Numerical Analysis of Partial Differential Equations

Instructor: Jeremy Louis Marzuola

Course Information:

Semester: Fall 2009
When: MW 9:10am-10:25am
Where: 253 Engineering Terrace

My office hours are Monday and Wednesday 3:30 - 5:00 PM in 287D Mudd.


  • APMA E3102 or APMA E4200.

  • Recommended Texts:

  • D. Braess. Finite Elements: Theory, Fast Solvers, and Applications in Solid Mechanics. Cambridge University Press.
  • J. Demmel. Applied Numerical Linear Algebra. SIAM.
  • A. Iserles. A First Course in the Numerical Analysis of Differential Equations. Cambridge University Press.
  • S. Larsson and V. Thomee. Partial Differential Equations with Numerical Methods. Springer.
  • L. Trefethen. Spectral Methods in Matlab. SIAM.

  • Links:

  • The course syllabus can be found here in PDF.
  • Professor Guillaume Bal has taught this course in the past and has some useful references on his web-page.

  • Grading:

  • Grades will be based on weekly homework assignments and a final project.

  • Homework Assignments:

    Lecture Notes:

    Final Projects: