Fakultät für Physik




Computational Physics – Übersicht


Informationen zur Vorlesung

Zeit und Ort

Monday 8:15 am - 9:45 am, Theresienstr. 37 in room A249
Friday 8:15 am - 9:45 am, Theresienstr. 37 in room A249


Professor: H. Ruhl
Room: A238
Phone: 089/2180-4210
Email: hartmut.ruhl@physik.uni-muenchen.de

Useful literature

  • S. Oualline, Practical C, ISBN 1-56592-306-5
  • Numerical Recipes in C++, ISBN-10 0-521-75033-4
  • L. D. Landau and E. M. Lifshitz, Physikalische Kinetik, ISBN 3-05-50063-3
  • J.M. Thijssen, Computational Physics, ISBN-10 0-521-57588-5
  • G. A. Bird, Direct Simulation of Gas Flows, ISBN 1 19 856195 4
  • Yu. N. Grigoryev, V. A. Vshivkov, M. P. Fedoruk, Numerical Particle-In-Cell Methods, ISBN 90-6764-368-8
  • A. Bondeso, T. Rylander, P. Ingelström, Computational Electromagnetics, ISBN-10 0-387-26158-3                         

Crediting of the course

The course will be credited when the written exam at the end of the course is passed successfully. The date and location of the written exam will be announced at a later time. It will not be allowed to use notes.


Problems will be handed out on Wednesday Oct 28, 2009 for the first time and then each consecutive Wednesday. Problems will be discussed one week after they have been handed out. Exercises will take place on Wednesdays between 8.15 am - 9.45 am in room A249.

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