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Dr. Jens Saak

Numerische Mathematik (SS09)

Peter Benner Office Hours: on Thursdays, 10:00-11:00 hrs. and on appointment
Jens Saak Office Hours: on Mondays, 14:00-15:00 hrs. and on appointment Konsultation: 07/28/09 10:00hrs. 2/B202
Martin Bernauer Office Hours: any time when present

Shedule - Contents - Certifications - Recommended Literature - Teaching Material - Homework and Exercises - Links


Lecture:on Tuesdays, 17:15 - 18:45 hrs., 2/B101        on Thursdays, 11:30 - 13:00 hrs., 2/B201        Begin: Tue. 04/07/2009        
Tutorial:on Wednesdays, 11:30 - 13:00 hrs., 2/D301       on Thursdays, 7:30 - 9:00 hrs., 2/B102       


  • Mashine numbers
  • Round off errors
  • Error analysis / forward and backward errors
  • Linear systems of equations
  • QR Decomposition
  • Lineare least squares problems
  • Singular value decomposition
  • non-linear systems of equations / Newton's method
  • Interpolation
  • Numerical integration


Schein ohne Note: An average of 50% correct solutions to the exercises is needed. Also at least 8 of the exercise sheets have to be answered at least 50% correctly. Additionally 2 exercises must be presented at the black board or on the Computer during the exercise course.
Schein mit Note: As for Schein ohne Note + 120 minutes written exam at the end of the term, but only 1 exercise has to be presented.
Modul: Exactly as for Schein mit Note
Fachpr├╝fung: 120 minutes written exam at the end of the term

Recommended Literature

List of recommended literature

Teaching Material

See German version of this page.

Homework and Exercises

See German version of this page.


Jens Saak, jens.saak@mathematik.tu-chemnitz.de