Linear Algebra (2013/2014)

Course code
Name of lecturer
Enrico Gregorio
Enrico Gregorio
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
I semestre dal Oct 1, 2013 al Jan 31, 2014.

Lesson timetable

I semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall D from Oct 14, 2013  to Jan 31, 2014
Tuesday 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Gino Tessari from Oct 15, 2013  to Jan 31, 2014
Wednesday 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Gino Tessari from Oct 9, 2013  to Jan 31, 2014

Learning outcomes

The course aims to introduce the basic techniques of linear algebra: matrices, Gauss elimination, vector spaces, inner products, determinants, eigenvalues and eigenvectors


Linear systems and matrices
Inverse matrices
Gauss elimination and LU decomposition
Vector spaces and linear maps
Bases and matrix representation of linear maps
Inner products and Gram-Schmidt algorithm
Eigenvalues and eigenvectors, diagonalization of matrices

Assessment methods and criteria

The written exam consists in discussing a topic from a theoretical point of view and in solving some exercises on the topics of the course