In addition to at least 42 credit units of course work, seminar, and research methods and ethic units, the PhD degree candidate must prepare and successfully defend a PhD thesis. Expected duration to complete the PhD Program is 10 semesters; the maximum duration is 14 semesters. However, students should complete course work including non-credit courses in 6 semesters. Advisor appointment has to be made at the beginning of 3rd semester. Suggested curriculum is as follows:

Semester I Semester II
  • IAM561 Introduction to Scientific Computing I
  • IAM566 Numerical Optimization
  • Elective Course
  • IAM562 Introduction to Scientific Computing II
  • IAM572 Finite Element Methods for Partial Differential Equations: Theory and Applications
  • Elective Course
Semester III Semester IV
  • IAM600 PhD Thesis
  • IAM690 Graduate Seminar (0-Credit)
  • Elective Course
  • Elective Course
  • Elective Course
  • IAM600 PhD Thesis
  • IAM698 Research Methods and Ethics (0-Credit)
  • Elective Course
  • Elective Course
  • Elective Course
Semester V Semester VI
  • IAM600 PhD Thesis
  • Elective Course
  • Elective Course
  • IAM600 PhD Thesis (Qualification Exam)
Semester VII Semester VIII
  • IAM600 PhD Thesis (Thesis Proposal)
  • IAM600 PhD Thesis
Semester IX Semester X
  • IAM600 PhD Thesis
  • IAM600 PhD Thesis

Each PhD degree candidate expected to choose elective courses according to the following specialized areas:


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