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
Syllabus and Grading
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.
Outline of lecture notes
University of New Mexico
Department of Mathematics and Statistics