Computational physics : with worked out examples in FORTRAN® and MATLAB® /

Drawing on examples from various areas of physics, this textbook introduces the reader to computer-based physics using Fortran® and Matlab®. It elucidates a broad palette of topics, including fundamental phenomena in classical and quantum mechanics, hydrodynamics and dynamical systems, as well as ef...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Bestehorn, Michael, 1957- (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin : De Gruyter, [2018]
Series:De Gruyter graduate.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Nonlinear maps
  • 3. Dynamical systems
  • 4. Ordinary differential equations I, initial value problems
  • 5. Ordinary differential equations II, boundary value problems
  • 6. Partial differential equations I, basics
  • 7. Partial differential equations II, applications
  • 8. Monte Carlo methods (MC)
  • A. Matrices and systems of linear equations
  • B. Program library
  • C. Solutions of the problems
  • D. README and a short guide to FE-tools
  • Index