Syllabus for Ph. D. Preliminary Examination
in Symbolic and Numerical Computing
within Computational Science Cluster
of Mathematical Computer Science

The written preliminary exam for Symbolic and Numerical Computing consists of a total of 6 questions, 2 questions each from the following courses:
  1. MCS 571 Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations.
  2. MCS 589 Advanced Topics in Computer Science (Database Computing).
  3. Symbolic Computation using one of
    1. MCS 561 Algebraic Symbolic Computation.
    2. MCS 563 Analytic Symbolic Computation.

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