Linear Algebra (2015/2016)

Course code
4S00002
Name of lecturer
Enrico Gregorio
Coordinator
Enrico Gregorio
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
MAT/02 - ALGEBRA
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
I semestre dal Oct 1, 2015 al Jan 29, 2016.

Lesson timetable

I semestre
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Gino Tessari  
Wednesday 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall Gino Tessari  
Thursday 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Gino Tessari  

Learning outcomes

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

Syllabus

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
Determinants
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

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016