Mathematics 555 Course Prerequisites

Math. 455 (advanced numerical analysis, first semester) or permission of the instructor and graduate coordinator. Additionally, students should have a working knowledge of a scientific computer programming language (preferably Fortran 90/95). (Online information concerning  Fortran 90 is at Finally, a working knowledge of the basics of linear algebra, such as in our Math. 462, will come in very useful. If you have any doubts or questions about these prerequisites, contact me.