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Computational Physics by Angus MacKinnon

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Computational Physics
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Publisher: Imperial College London
Number of pages: 48

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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.

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