MATH 9050A/3121A

Advanced Linear Algebra - Fall 2015

General Information:

This is the class page for MATH 9050A / MATH 3121A

Lectures: MWF 11:30-12:30, Location MC 108

Instructor: C. Junkins, Middlesex College 127, extension 81288, cjunkins@uwo.ca

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Office Hours: After class or by appointment

Textbook: Linear Algebra, 4th Edition, by S. Friedberg, A. Insel and L. Spence, published by Prentice Hall, ISBN: 0-13-008451-4

Prerequisites: Mathematics 2120 A/B

Course Outline: A continuation of the material of Mathematics 2120A/B including properties of complex numbers and the principal axis theorem; singular value decomposition; linear groups; similarity; Jordan canonical form; Cayley-Hamilton theorem; bilinear forms; Sylvester's theorem. This is an in-depth development of the theory of linear operators and bilinear forms.

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