Chem 5. Lec 01. Scientific Computing Skills: Introduction (English)

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UCI Chem 5 Scientific Computing Skills (Fall 2012)
Lec 01. Scientific Computing Skills -- Introduction
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Instructor: Douglas Tobias, Ph.D.

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Description: This course introduces students to the personal computing software used by chemists for managing and processing of data sets, plotting of graphs, symbolic and numerical manipulation of mathematical equations, and representing chemical reactions and chemical formulas. Scientific Computing Skills (Chem 5) is part of OpenChem:

Recorded October 1, 2012.

Index of Topics:
14:18-Homework Assignment 1
15:55-Links(on Syllabus)
21:56-Starting Mathematica
23:07-Simple Arithmetic Operations
33:45-Commonly Used Numbers
37:09-Common Mathematical Functions

Required attribution: Tobias, Douglas Ph.D. Chemistry 5 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

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