Results from a simple wave model: Waves entering a harbor and reflecting off a wall (on right).

# CVEN302: Computer Applications in Engineering and Construction

## Textbook

Applied Numerical Methods with MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists, 4th Edition, by Steven C. Chapra, 2018, McGraw-Hill.

MATLAB Programming for Engineers, 5th Edition, by Stephen J. Chapman, 2016, Cengage.

## Course Materials

- Course Syllabus.
- Course Schedule. (
**Updated 5 April 2018**.) - Introductory Slides.
- Materials for Lecture of 22 January 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 24 January 2018.
- Guidelines for Lab Submissions.
- Materials for Lecture of 29 January 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 31 January 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 5 February 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 7 February 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 12 February 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 14 February 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 19 February 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 21 February 2018. Matrix example.
- Gauss elimination example.
- Materials for Lecture of 7 March 2018.
- Notes for Lecture of 19 March 2018. Materials for Lecture of 19 March 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 21 March 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 26 March 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 28 March 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 2 April 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 4 April 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 9 April 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 11 April 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 16 April 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 18 April 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 23 April 2018.
- Materials for Lecture of 25 April 2018.

## Class Homework Assignments

- Homework #1. Due 26 January 2018. Solution.
- Homework #2. Due 2 February 2018. Solution.
- Homework #3. Due 9 February 2018. Solution.
- Homework #4. Due 16 February 2018. Solution.
- Homework #5. Due 2 March 2018. Solution.
- Homework #6. Due 9 March 2018. Solution.
- Homework #7. Due 23 March 2018. Solution.
- Homework #8. Due 6 April 2018. Solution.
- Homework #9. Due 20 April 2018. Solution.
- Homework #10. Due 20 April 2018. Solution.
- Homework #11. Due 27 April 2018. Solution.

## Programming Assignments

- Lab 0. Done in class 19 January 2018.
- Lab 1. Lab 1 Honors. Motor gas data Excel file. Due 1 February 2018, 11:59pm, via turnitin.com.
- Lab 2. Lab 2 Honors. Due 8 February 2018, 11:59pm, via turnitin.com.
- Lab 3. Lab 3 Honors. Due 15 February 2018, 11:59pm, via turnitin.com.
- Lab 4. Lab 4 Honors. Wave data for assignment. Tables to use to check wave number calculation. Due 1 March 2018, 11:59pm, via turnitin.com.
- Lab 5. Lab 5 Honors. Due 8 March 2018, 11:59pm, via turnitin.com.
- Lab 6. Lab 6 Honors. Gauge data for assignment. Due 22 March 2018, 11:59pm, via turnitin.com.
- Lab 7. Lab 7 Honors. Traffic data for assignment. Due 5 April 2018, 11:59pm, via turnitin.com.
- Lab 8. Lab 8 Honors. Building and earthquake data for assignment. Assignment hints. Information on Runge-Kutta method for systems of equations. Due 1 May 2018 (Tuesday), 11:59pm, via turnitin.com.
- Lab 9. Lab 9 Honors. Due 1 May 2018 (Tuesday), 11:59pm, via turnitin.com.<\li>

## Exams and Solutions (password protected)

- Zip file with old exams. Password for each file is the same as this semester's class password.
**Note:**This class was configured differently in 2009, so course content seen in exams from that time may not reflect what may be expected on this semester's midterms. - Notes on Midterm #1.
- Exam 1 and solution.
- Possible topics for Exam 2.
- Exam 2 and solution.
- Course overview and topics for final exam.

## Final Exam

- Final exam: 4 May 2018, 8:00AM-10:00AM, in HEB 118.

**The password is the same for all protected links on this page.** If you are a student in this class and require the password, please email me.