Fundamentals of Simulation Methods
Lecturer: Philipp Girichidis, Ralf Klessen
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37 participants
Lecture content

Basic concepts of numerical simulations, continuous and discrete simulations

Discretization of ordinary differential equations, integration schemes of different order

Nbody problems, molecular dynamics, collisionless systems

Discretization of partial differential equations

Finite element and finite volume methods

Lattice methods

Adaptive mesh refinement and multigrid methods

Matrix solvers and FFT methods

Monte Carlo methods, Markov chains, applications in statistical physics
Lecture time
 Wednesday 9h to 11h in HS 2 of INF 227
 Friday 9h to 11h in HS 2 of INF 227
Tutorials
 Wednesday 11h to 13h in CIP pool (room 1.401) of INF 227
 Thursday 11h to 13h in CIP pool (room 1.401) of INF 227

Friday 11h to 13h in in CIP pool (room 1.401) of INF 227
The first lecture will be given on Friday, October 21.
Also, there will be no lecture on Wednesday, November 16, because of the study information day.
The final exam will be held during the lecture time on WEDNESDAY, February 15, 2023, in HF 2 of INF 227 in the time from 9:15 to 11:00h.
Exercise sheets
 sheet Homework 1
 sheet Homework 2
 sheet Homework 3
 sheet Homework 4
 sheet Homework 5
 sheet Homework 6
 sheet Homework 7
 sheet Homework 8
 sheet Bonus Exercise
 sheet Homework 9
 sheet Himework 10
 sheet Homework 11
Practice groups
 Group T1 (Loke Ohlin)
18 participants
CIP Pool (KIP 1.401), INF 227, Wednesday, 11h  13h  Group T2 (Jia Wei Teh)
6 participants
CIP Pool (KIP 1.401), INF 227, Thursday, 11h  13hThu   Group T3 (Roel Lefever)
13 participants
CIP Pool (KIP 1.401), INF 227, Friday, 11h  13h