EM3108 Numerical Techniques


This course  introduces the student  the concepts of Numerical Techniques and to their application in  engineering problems



Credit Hours:


Contact Hours:

35  hours of Lectures
15  hours of Assignments/Tutorials
20 hours of Practical

Course Marks

70%  Final Exam
30% Course Work

Text & References

Bilal M. Ayyub, Richard H. McCuen, “Numerical Methods for Engineers” , 1/e, Prentice-Hall, 1996, ISBN 0-13-337361-4


Solution of equations, solution of linear equations, solution of non-linear simultaneous equations, solving the egenvalue problem, solution of initial value problems, introduction to the solution of partial differential equations


1. Introduction.
2. Matrices.
3. Introduction to Numerical Methods.
3. Roots of Equations.
5. Simultaneous Linear Equations.
6. Numerical Interpolation.
7. Differentiation and Integration.
8. Differential Equations.
9. Data Description and Treatment.
10. Curve Fitting and Regression Analysis.


To be conducted in the course EE3139