Linear Algebra

Fall 2014
9:00 - 9:50 AM, Mondays
10:00 - 12:00 AM, Fridays
Instructor:
Dr. Berlin Chen (陳柏琳)

Tentative Topic List:

 09/12 (Fri) Course Overview & Introduction 09/22 (Mon) Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices (i): Sections 1.1 09/26 (Fri) Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices (ii): Sections 1.2-1.3 09/29 (Mon) Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices (iii): Sections 1.4 10/03 (Fri) Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices (iv): Sections 1.5-1.7 10/06 (Mon) Determinants (i): Section 2.1 10/10 (Fri) Determinants (ii): Section 2.2 10/13 (Mon) Determinants (iii): Section 2.3 10/17 (Fri) Quiz 1 (Scope: Chapters 1 & 2) 10/20 (Mon) Euclidean Vector Spaces  (i): Section 3.1 10/24 (Fri) Euclidean Vector Spaces  (i): Sections 3.2-3.3 10/20 (Mon) Euclidean Vector Spaces  (i): Section 3.3 10/31 (Fri) Euclidean Vector Spaces  (i): Section 3.4 11/03 (Mon) Euclidean Vector Spaces  (i): Section 3.5 11/07 (Fri) Quiz 2 (Scope: Chapter 3) 11/10 (Mon) Discussion on Homework Assignments 1 & 2 and Quizzes 1 & 2 11/14 (Fri) Midterm 11/17 (Mon) General Vector Spaces (A):  (i): Section 4.1 11/21 (Fri) School Sports Day 11/24 (Mon) General Vector Spaces (A): (ii) Section 4.2 11/28 (Fri) General Vector Spaces (A): (iii) Section 4.3 12/01 (Mon) General Vector Spaces (A): (iv) Section 4.3 12/05 (Fri) General Vector Spaces (A): (v) Sections 4.4-4.5 12/08 (Mon) General Vector Spaces (B): (vi) Section 4.6 12/12 (Fri) General Vector Spaces (B): (vii) Sections 4.7-4.8 12/15 (Mon) General Vector Spaces (B): (viii) Section 4.9 12/19 (Fri) General Vector Spaces (B): (viii) Section 4.10 Quiz 3 (Scope: Section 4.1 - 4.9) 12/22 (Mon) General Vector Spaces (B): (ix) Section 4.11 12/25 (Fri) Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors: Sections 5.1-5.2 12/29 (Mon) Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors: Section 5.3 01/09 (Fri) Final

Textbook:
-   H. Anton, C. Rorres, Elementary Linear Algebra with Supplemental Applications, 11th edition, Wiley, 2014

References:

-   D. C. Lay, Linear Algebra and Its Applications, 3rd Updated Edition, Addison Wesley, 2005
-   D. P. Bertsekas, J. N. Tsitsiklis, Introduction to Probability, 2nd Edition, Athena Scientific, 2008

TA:

Hsiao-Tsung Hung 洪孝宗 (Ph.D. Student)
- E-mail: 60047064S@ntnu.edu.tw
- Tel: 77346676 (資工系208室)