Books and other prerequisites

  1. Book: Introduction to Scientific Computing and Data Analyses

    by Mark Holmes, –REQUIRED

    ISBN 978-3-319-30256-0

    ebook 60 USD, hardcover 80 USD, amazon 55 USD

  2. Scientific Computing: An Introductory Survey by Michael Heath. ISBN: 978-1-611975-57-4 Second edition Recommended

  3. Willingness to work in Matlab

    Guides to Matlab:

  4. contains a lot of wisom.

Alternative to Matlab Freely available packages named “Octave” ( and Scilab ( offer functionality similar to that of Matlab. You may find these free options to be apealing, especially for off-campus use.