Chih-Jen Lin, Room 413, CSIE building.
The best way to contact me is via e-mails.
- TA: Kent Loong Tan, tkloong.my at (gmail.com) (TA hour: Wed 10am-12pm, room 528)
Your HW/exam scores
- Time: Monday 10:20-13:00, room 101, CSIE building
We have a 20-minute break at around 11:30
No class on May 7 due to an international conferenece.
To make it up, starting from the first week, we will reduce the 20-minute break to 10 or 15 minutes
Due to the teacher's sick absence on April 9, on May 14 after the mid-term exam we will do a one-hour lecture.
This course will be taught in English.
You are assumed to take notes.
- Slides (in pdf):
We may still slightly changes some slides
- Textbook: no
FAQ of this course is here
- Floating point operations
- Basic Numerical Methods
- Numerical linear algebra
- Interpolation and approximation
- Performance tuning and benchmarks
We will particularly focus on numerical
Once every two weeks. Please write your homework/reports in English.
For late homework, the score will be exponentially decreased. See
FAQ about how to submit your
- HW1, due on March 12
- HW2, due on March 26
- HW3, due on April 23
- HW4, due on May 14
- HW5, due on May 28
- HW6, due on June 11
- HW7, due on June 25
- HW8, due on June 25
You can bring notes (and other printed
Electronic devices are not allowed.
For each exam, only materials after the
previous exam are covered. They may not
be exactly the same as the previous years
due to the teaching schedule.
Sorry that the 2nd midterm is a bit late, but this is due to
my conference schedule.
For midterms, discussions will be in the following week. The discussion for the final exam will be at 12pm on June 29 Fri (room 101).
30% homework, 70% Exam or
25% homework, 75% Exam (tentative)
Some (usually 10%) may fail if they don't work hard.