Math 504    (Spring 2012)

Introductory Numerical Analysis: Numerical Linear Algebra

Time and Place: MWF 12:00-12:50pm, SMLC 352, Spring 2012
Instructor: Monika Nitsche, SMLC 334,
Office Hours: MF 1-2 (off), W 10-11 (Calculus Table), or by appointment

Texts: Numerical Linear Algebra, by Lloyd N. Trefethen and David Bau, III, SIAM, 1997.
Prerequisites: Math 464/514 and some knowledge of programming

COURSE DESCRIPTION :   We study direct and interative methods to solve linear systems of equations, the least squares problem, and the eigenvalue problem. For each algorithm we investigate its efficiency, stability and accuracy.

  • Syllabus and Grading
  • Matlab Tutorial
  • Outline of lecture notes
  • Homework Problems

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