Courses Catalogue

Mathematics For Chemical Engineers Iii

COURSE CODE: ICH 3128
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Industrial Chemistry, Bachelor
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Natural and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

   Roots of non-linear equations                                                   

  •   Newton-Raphson method
  •   Method of successive approximations
  •  Bisection method 
  •   Method of   false position.

  Solution of linear equations                                                                

  •   Gauss elimination method
  •   Cramer’s  rule
  •   Jacobi  Iteration method
  • Gauss Seidel Iteration method

  Approximations, interpretation and curve fitting                

  •   Linear interpolation formula
  •   Langrange   interpretation formula
  •  Newton-Gregory interpolation formula
  •  Everret’s   interpolation  formula
  • Bessel’s interpolation  formula
  •  Gauss interpolation  formula

   Numerical  integration                                                            

  •  Newton cotes formula e.g Trapezium and Simpson’s rules
  •  Gauss integration formula.
  •    Numerical differentiation                                                                   

 Numerical solution of ordinary differential equations                    

 RungeKuttamethods e.gEuler, modified Euler, Improved Euler and 4th order Runge – Kutta methods.

  •   Nystrom’s  method
  •   Milne’s method
  •  Adam’s  methods

Mode of Delivery:

Lectures, assignments, tests and tutorials.