Math 151a Text and Other Resources, Fall 2014
Numerical Analysis, Ninth Edition
Richard L. Burden and J. Douglas Faires
Cengage Learning/Brooks-Cole (2011)
ISBN-13: 978-0-538-73351-9; ISBN-10: 0-538-73351-9
Roughly, we will cover Chapters 1-4, and 6.
MATLAB Student Version R2014a is the most recent. .
The Mathworks Inc., Natick, MA
Getting Started with MATLAB and Simulink Student Version,
This is a free on-line set of tutorials.
Chapter 1 of Numerical Computing with MATLAB,
by Cleve Moler
This is a good general introduction to MATLAB.
MATLAB: An Introduction with Applications, Fourth Edition,
by Amos Gilat
J. Wiley and Sons, New York, 2011
An Introduction to MATLAB for Engineers,
by William J. Palm III
McGraw-Hill, New York, 2010
Getting Started with MATLAB,
A Quick Introduction for Scientists and Engineers,
by Rudra Pratap
Oxford University Press, New York, 2009
(There may be some differences between the MATLAB described
in this book and versions 2009b or later.)
Essentials of MATLAB Programming, Second Edition,
by Stephen J. Chapman
Cengage Learning, Stamford CT, 2009
(This book covers more advanced material than is needed
for this course.
This is based on MATLAB 7.
I do not know if it is current with version 2009b or later.)