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3PMNNUM7 : Numerical methods - 4PMNXNU0

  • Number of hours

    • Lectures 24.0
    • Projects 0
    • Tutorials 40.0
    • Internship 0
    • Laboratory works 0


    ECTS 4.0


Acquire basic knowledge in various numerical methods applied to material science

Contact Guillaume PARRY, Annie FOURNIER


Numerical methods for differential equations. Numerical methods for ordinary differential equations : one step methods, multi steps methods, explicit and implicit methods, prediction correction methods. Notions of precision and stability are presented. Numerical methods to solve partial differential equations : finite difference method, finite volume method, finite element method.


the course of mathematic
Knowledges : derivative of one variable function and of multiple variables functions, Taylor expansion of functions ; operations between matrices, matrix and vector ; linear system of equations and vectorial operators (gradient, divergence, curl).


Semester 7 - The exam is given in english only 

1rst Session
Written 3h exam - Authorized documents : 50%
Project with Matlab : 50%

2nd Session
Written 2h exam - Authorized documents : 100%

Session 1
50% note projet - Projet sur Matlab
50% note examen - Examen écrit durée 3h - documents autorisés

Session 2
100% note examen - Examen écrit durée 2h - documents autorisés

Additional Information

This course brings 4.5 ECTS to students in TU 3Materials and numerical methods

Semester 7 - This course is given in english only EN
Course list
Curriculum->Internationals Cursus->Semester 7
Curriculum->Engineering degree->Semester 7