Computer in Physics

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This course includes the following topics:

  • Algorithms
  •  programming language (Fortran 90 or C)

The duration for above two topics must be at least 7 weeks (~1/2 semester duration).

 Introduces a wide selection of computer-powered mathematical tools for doing physics and mathematics problems. It introduce software package (Mathematica, Maple) starting with following basics and applications:

  • Fundamental Commands
  • Real and complex algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Linear algebra
  •  Differential equations
  • Special functions
  • Graphics in 2D and 3D and 
  • Displaying and Fitting Data
  • Some Physics applications to intermediate physics course.