Please contact Stefan Hain if there are any questions about lecture or exercise class. 

Numerik von gewöhnlichen Differentialgleichungen (Numerik 4) - Sommersemester 2018


Prof. Dr. Karsten Urban;

Dipl.-Math. oec. Klaus Stolle, Stefan Hain



2+1+1 SWS, i.e. 6 LP



  • First Lecture: Tuesday, 17th of April


  • Numerical methods for initial value problems of ODEs
  • Stiff ODEs
  • Numerical methods for boundary value problems of ODEs
  • Tuesday, 08:00 - 10:00; Heho18 - 220 

Exercise Classes and Colloquia

































  • Exercise Class: Thursday, 14:00 - 16:00; Heho18 - 120
  • Colloquia: To be announced. 

General Information:

  • The procedure of the exercise class will be discussed in the first lesson.
  • In addition to the exercise classes there will be voluntary colloquia.


  • The exercise class takes place weekly.
  • Exercises points will be managed using the Moodle-System. So please register there for the lecture. 
  • The assessment of the exercises takes place via a prefabricated list. Each student has to mark the exercises he worked on and he would like to present. 
  • Matlab exercises can be edited in pairs. The solutions has to be submitted until 6pm on the day before exercise class.
  • Exam requirement: 70% of all exercises must be edited. 


  • Additionally, there are voluntary colloquia with the possibility of receiving additional points.
  • Content of the colloquia will be the current lecture.


  • M. Bollhöfer, V. Mehrmann, Numerische Mathematik, Vieweg, 2004
  • A. Quarteroni, R. Sacco, F. Saleri: Numerische Mathematik 2, Springer 2002
  • M. Hanke-Bourgeois, Grundlagen der Numerischen Mathematik und des Wissenschaftlichen Rechnens, Teubner, 2002
  • P. Deuflhard, A. Hohmann, Numerische Mathematik II, de Gruyter, 2002