Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming in Java
Dr. Lorenzo Torricelli
Dates and Times:
Room B 121
The course will be in English.
Note: These programming lectures are part of Numerical Methods for Financial Mathematics and it is compulsory for students who wish to follow that course to participate in these programming lectures. Students not taking such course are also welcome.
This course provides the foundations of Object-Oriented programming using the Java programming language. During the lectures the auxiliary software package Eclipse IDE will be used and its main features presented. The main topics that will be covered are:
- Elementary Java syntax, Operators and Control flow
- Classes and Objects
- Access Control
- Time allowing: Basics on Inner/Nested Classes, Exception Handling and programming with Generics
Eckel, B. (2006) Thinking in Java: The definitive introduction to object-oriented programming in the language of the world wide web. 4th Ed. Prentice Hall International
Arnold, K., Gosling, J. and Holmes, D. (2005) The Java Programming Language. 4th Ed. Addison-Wesley Longman
Fries, Christian P.: Mathematical Finance. Theory, Modeling, Implementation. John Wiley & Sons, 2007. ISBN 0-470-04722-4.