Announcements, General References, Preface 

Introduction 
Basic Concepts 
Approximating the Solution of a Differential Equation 
A Survey of Timedifferencing Schemes for the Oscillation and Decay Equations 
Riding Along with the Air 
Boundary Value Problems 
Diffusion 
Making Waves 
Schemes for the OneDimensional Nonlinear ShallowWater Equations 
Stairways to Heaven 
Momentum Advection 
Finite Differences on the Sphere 
Spectral Methods 
Class calendar 