Title Computing in Earth and Space Sciences
Description Lecture, three hours; laboratory, three hours. Preparation: knowledge of Fortran 90 or C++. Original programming and application of software to generate and test hypotheses with nonideal or incomplete data sets. Interpolation/extrapolation with graphics to generate hypotheses; forward modeling from fundamental equations to explore implications; probabilistic testing of models against data. Examples and exercises from Earth and space sciences. Introduction to software used in research and industry. P/NP or letter grading.
Units 4 units
Course Days Monday Wednesday Friday
Time 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Location Geology 4691
Level Undergraduate
Course ID 178506200
Type Lecture
Instructor Jeremy Boyce
Email jwboyce@ucla.edu
Phone 310-825-2779

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