Time  Tuesday 2:304:00PM Thursday 2:304:00PM 
Classroom  Rm 4401 (Doosan Lecture Room, Bldg N71) 
Instructor  Prof. Nam Zin Cho (nzcho@kaist.ac.kr x3819) 
Instructor Office Hours  Tuesday 10:0011:30AM Thursday 10:0011:30AM 
Teaching Assistant  Bumhee Cho (bumhee34@kaist.ac.kr x3859) Seungsu Yuk (sixpig@kaist.ac.kr x3859) 
TA Office Hours  Monday 14:0017:00 Wednesday 14:0017:00 
Lecture  In English 
Links to  Spring 2014 




March 14 (Sat)   Makeup Class (10:00~) 
March 19 (Thur)   No Class > Makeup Class on March 14 
March 24 (Tue)   No Class > Makeup Class on April 4 
March 26 (Thur)   No Class > Makeup Class on April 11 
March 31 (Tue)   No Class > Makeup Class on April 18 
April 4 (Sat)   Makeup Class (10:00~) 
April 18 (Sat)   Makeup Class (10:00~) 
April 23 (Thur)   Midterm Exam (9:00 am ~ 9:00 am, 24 hours), takehome exam 
April 25 (Sat)   Makeup Class (10:00~) 
May 7 (Thur)   No Class > Makeup Class on May 16 
May 16 (Sat)   Makeup Class (10:00~) 
June 19 (Fri)   Final Exam (12:00 pm ~ 4:00 pm, 28 hours), takehome exam 
Week 1  (March 3, 5)  Introduction  
Week 2  (10, 12)  Approximation of Functions  
Week 3  (17, 19)  Numerical Calculus  Differentiation, Integration, RootFinding  
Week 4  (24, 26)  Numerical Calculus  Differentiation, Integration, RootFinding  
Week 5  (31, April 2)  Systems of Linear Equations  
Week 6  (7, 9)  Direct and Iterative Methods  
Week 7  (14, 16)  Ordinary Differential Equations, Euler Methods, PredictorCorrector Methods  
Week 8  (21, 23)  Review, and Midterm Exam  
Week 9  (28, 30)  RungeKutta Methods  
Week 10  (May 5, 7)  Partial Differential Equations and Model Problems  
Week 11  (12, 14)  Discretizations and Finite Difference Methods  
Week 12  (19, 21)  Discretizations and Finite Element Methods  
Week 13  (26, 28)  Monte Carlo Methods, Random Number and Random Sampling of Distributions  
Week 14  (June 2, 4)  Numerical Integration, Neutron Transport Simulation  
Week 15  (9, 11)  Neutron Transport Simulation  
Week 16  (16, 18)  Review, and Final Exam 
Due date  Problems  Solutions 
3/17  Problem Set #1  Solution Set #1 
3/26  Problem Set #2  Solution Set #2 
4/16  Problem Set #3  Solution Set #3 
4/28  Problem Set #4  Solution Set #4 
Midterm Examination  N/A  
5/7  Problem Set #5  Solution Set #5 
5/14  Problem Set #6 (Project I)  N/A 
6/2  Problem Set #7 (Project II)  N/A 
6/11  Problem Set #8  Solution Set #8 
Final Examination  N/A 
Midterm 20 %
Final 30 %
Project & Presentation 25 %
Homework 25 %

Total 100%