MATRIX COMPUTATIONS WITH APPLICATIONS

Term: 
Winter
Credits: 
3.0
Course Description: 

Brief introduction to the course:

The course will cover most standard matrix manipulations. There will be ample examples and applications described.

The goals of the course:

The main goal of the course is to further strengthen students’ understanding of linear algebra and that they understand ways of applying it to other areas of algebra and mathematics.  They are expected to reach an ability of seeing the interdependencies among the various linear algebraic objects.

Learning Outcomes: 

The learning outcomes of the course:

By the end of the course, students areexperts on the topic of the course, and how to use these methods to solve specific problems. In addition, they develop some special expertise in the topics covered, which they can use efficiently in other mathematical fields, and in applications, as well. They also learn how the topic of the course is interconnected to various other fields in mathematics, and in science, in general.

Assessment: 

regular homework, and presentation or final

Prerequisites: 

linear algebra