A worked example on scientific computing with Python

Hans Petter Langtangen [1, 2] (hpl at simula.no)

[1] Simula Research Laboratory
[2] University of Oslo

Jul 27, 2016

Contents. This worked example
  • fetches a data file from a web site,
  • applies that file as input data for a differential equation modeling a vibrating system,
  • solves the equation by a finite difference method,
  • visualizes various properties of the solution and the input data.

The following programming topics are illustrated:

All files can be forked at https://github.com/hplgit/bumpy.

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