Numerical methods in geophysics (Numerische Methoden in der Geophysik)

(24 304a)

Type

Lecture

Instructor

Prof. Dr. Georg Kaufmann

Institution

Institute of Geological Sciences

Geophysics

Semester

usually offered in summer semester

Scope of Course

Room

Malteserstr. 74-100

C014

Content

Practice related application of a programming language for solving complex problems in geosciences.

Numerical approaches for typical geophysical problems are explained.

  • finding roots
  • numerical differentiation and integration
  • solving ODE and PDE 

Exercises/Tutorial

Computer aided exercises accompanying this lecture are offered.