COMP350
Numerical Computing

Texts, References and Notes

Texts
 Ward Cheney & David Kincaid, Numerical Mathematics and Computing,
7th edition, Brooks/Cole, CENGAGE Learning, 2014.
Relevant information about this book can be found
here.
The following sections will be covered (tentatively):
1.11.4, 2.12.3, 3.13.3, 4.14.3, 5.1, 5.3, 5.4, 6.16.2,
7.17.2, 9.1.
 Michael Overton, Numerical Computing with IEEE Floating
Point Arithmetic, SIAM, 2004.
Student price: US $24.00
The part which will be covered by this course can also be found in
"Floating Point Representation and the IEEE Standard" (1997)
(PDF file)
References
 Uri Ascher and Chen Greif: A First Course in Numerical Methods,
SIAM, 2011.
 Walter Gander, Martin J. Gander, and Felix Kwok:
Scientific Computing  An Introduction using Maple and MATLAB,
Springer, 2014.
 Cleve Moler: Numerical Computing with MATLAB,
SIAM, 2004.
Individual chapters can be downloaded from the author's
web site
Lecture Notes
Lecture notes are avalable from McGill's myCourses.

