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Computer Techniques in Physics

When you'll study it
Semester 2
CATS points
ECTS points
Level 7
Module lead
Diego Altamirano
Academic year

Module overview

This Computational Physics course is designed for students with definite interest in tackling physics problems that are only tractable through the use of computers. It covers all types of application of computers by physicists, except the control of equipment. It covers the areas of scientific computation, Monte Carlo simulations and random numbers, numerical integration, finite differencing, differential equations and signal processing.

Linked modules

Pre-requisites: (PHYS3004 and PHYS3007 and PHYS3008) or PHYS3002