Math 3315 – Introduction to Scientific Computing, Fall 2017

Instructor: Daniel R. Reynolds

Teaching Assistants:

Lectures: Tu/Th 9:30-10:50, 115 Dallas Hall

Labs: Mon, 12:00-6:00 pm, 485 Caruth Hall

Office Hours: (139 Clements Hall)

  • Tue: 4-5 pm
  • Wed: 9-10 am and 12:30-2 pm
  • Thu: 4-5 pm
  • or by appointment (email to arrange)

Course Pages:

News (most recent at top):

  • This term we will be using Piazza for class discussion. The system is designed to help you get assistance quickly and efficiently from classmates, the TA, and myself. Rather than emailing questions to the teaching staff, I encourage you to post your questions on Piazza.

    Sign up (if not already) at: piazza.com/smu/fall2017/math3315

    Find our class Piazza page at: piazza.com/smu/fall2017/math3315/home

  • We’ve written a handout of linear algebra tutorial notes for students who are a bit rusty on the subject.

  • At the bookstore the text costs $60 new, $45 used or $29 rental; online it can be found for as little as $42 new, $42 used or $25 rental (as of 7/27/17).