**Computational Physics**

by Angus MacKinnon

**Publisher**: Imperial College London 2002**Number of pages**: 48

**Description**:

This course aims to give the student a thorough grounding in the main computational techniques used in modern physics. This is not a text in computing science, nor in programming. It focuses specifically on methods for solving physics problems.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(HTML, PDF)

## Similar books

**Introduction to Monte Carlo Methods**

by

**Stefan Weinzierl**-

**arXiv**

These lectures given to graduate students in high energy physics, provide an introduction to Monte Carlo methods. After an overview of classical numerical quadrature rules, Monte Carlo integration and variance-reducing techniques is introduced.

(

**6781**views)

**Modern Computational Methods in Solids**

by

**Adrian Feiguin**-

**University of Wyoming**

The purpose of this course is to introduce students to a series of paradigmatic physical problems in condensed matter, using the computer to solve them. The course will feel like a natural extension of introductory condensed matter.

(

**6337**views)

**Computational Nanoscience: Do It Yourself!**

by

**Johannes Grotendorst, Stefan Bluegel, Dominik Marx**-

**NIC**

This volume focuses on the application of electronic structure calculations and dynamical simulation techniques covering aspects of solid state physics, surface and nanoscience, chemical reactions and dynamics, magnetism and electron transport, etc.

(

**13137**views)

**Introduction to Computational Physics**

by

**Franz J. Vesely**-

**University of Vienna**

The essential point in computational physics is the systematic application of numerical techniques in place of, and in addition to, analytical methods, in order to render accessible to computation as large a part of physical reality as possible.

(

**7402**views)