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Linear Algebra with Applications

MA51100

Credit Hours: 3

Learning Objective:
Techniques associated with matrix theory and vector space arguments.

Description:
Course runs Mod 2 & 3: June 12 thru August 4.
Basic vector space theory; linear transformations; topics in matrix theory such as QR and LU factorization, eigenvalues, and quadratic forms. MA511 Summer 17 Syllabus

Topics Covered:
Linear spaces; linear systems; matrices; Gauss elimination; LU and PLU factorization; linear transformations; orthogonality; QR factorization; inner products, least squares and projections; determinants; eigenvalues and eigenvectors; condition number and ill conditioning; spectral theorems; quadratic forms, singular value decomposition and pseudo inverse of a matrix; linear systems of differential equations.

Prerequisites:
An undergraduate course in linear algebra and differential equations.

Applied/Theory: 0/100

Web Address:
mycourses.purdue.edu

Web Content:
Syllabus, grades, lecture notes, homework assignments.

Homework:
Weekly assignments (worth 30% of final grade).

Projects:
None.

Exams:
One midterm exam (30% of final grade) and one final exam (40% of the final grade)

Textbooks:
Official textbook information is now listed in the Schedule of Classes. NOTE: Textbook information is subject to be changed at any time at the discretion of the faculty member. If you have questions or concerns please contact the academic department. Tentative: Required textbook(s): Gilbert Strang, Linear Alg and Its Applications, ISBN-10: 0030105676 | ISBN-13: 9780030105678 | Edition: 4th.

Computer Requirements:
ProEd minimum computer requirements.

ProEd Minimum Requirements: view

Tuition & Fees: view

Other Requirements:
MATLAB or Linear Algebra Software

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CURRENT INSTRUCTOR(S)

Ying Chen

Phone
765-494-3405

Email
chen1447@math.purdue.edu

Office
Purdue University
Department of Mathematics
150 N University Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2067

Fax
765-494-0548

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