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The easy way to take the confusion out of organic chemistry
Organic chemistry has a long-standing reputation as a difficult course. Organic Chemistry I For Dummies takes a simple approach to the topic, allowing you to grasp concepts at your own pace.
This fun, easy-to-understand guide explains the basic principles of organic chemistry in simple terms, providing insight into the language of organic chemists, the major classes of compounds, and top trouble spots. You'll also get the nuts and bolts of tackling organic chemistry problems, from knowing where to start to spotting sneaky tricks that professors like to incorporate.Refreshed example equations New explanations and practical examples that reflect today's teaching methods Fully worked-out organic chemistry problems
Baffled by benzines? Confused by carboxylic acids? Here's the help you need—in plain English!
Providing a wealth of MATLAB, Fortran, and C++ code online for download, the Second Edition of this very popular text:
Includes a new chapter with two sections on the finite element method, two sections on shallow water waves, and two sections on the driven cavity problem Introduces multiprocessor/multicore computers, parallel MATLAB, and message passing interface (MPI) in the chapter on high-performance computing Updates and adds code and documentation
Computational Mathematics: Models, Methods, and Analysis with MATLAB® and MPI, Second Edition is an ideal textbook for an undergraduate course taught to mathematics, computer science, and engineering students. By using code in practical ways, students take their first steps toward more sophisticated numerical modeling.