Control of Partial Differential Equations

**control_2019**,
computer lab exercises for
MATH2601, *"Advanced Scientific Computing 1:
Control of Partial Differential Equations"*,
Instructor: Catalin Trenchea,
University of Pittsburgh, fall 2019, MWF 1:00-1:50,
Room: THACK 524.

Location: http://people.sc.fsu.edu/~jburkardt/classes/control_2019/control_2019.html

- MATLAB demonstration;
- MATLAB overview; a summary of some useful MATLAB commands.
- MATLAB introduction; an introduction to MATLAB involving a few simple tasks.
- the initial value problem, an ordinary differential equation with an initial condition.
- the boundary value problem, a second-order ordinary differential equation with the solution value specified at both ends of an interval.
- gradient descent, a technique for seeking the minimum of a function.
- Poisson 2D, using finite differences to model a Poisson equation on a rectangular domain.