The following preliminary test allows evaluating the level of knowledge on the subject: test.pdf

A set of additional exercise sessions on these topics will be delivered by Stefano Massei during the first semester. All students are encouraged to attend.

- Chapter 1: Mathematical Preliminaries and Error Analysis

1.1 Review of calculus

1.2 Round-off and Computer Arithmetics

1.3 Algorithms and Convergence - Chapter 2: Solutions of Equations in One Variable

2.2 Fixed-Point Iteration

2.3 Newton's Method - Chapter 3: Interpolation and Polynomial Approximation

3.1 Interpolation and Lagrange Polynomial - Chapter 6: Direct Methods for Solving Linear Systems

6.1 Linear Systems of Equations

6.2 Pivoting Strategies6.3 Linear Algebra and Matrix Inversion

- Chapter 7: Iterative Techniques in Matrix Algebra

7.1 Norm of Vectors and Matrices

7.2 Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors