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# Math 33A, Section 2 Linear Algebra and Applications

Winter 2014 Instructor: Professor Alan J. Laub Dept. of Mathematics !lectrical !n"ineerin" Math #ciences \$%4& phone: '10()2&(424& e(mail: laub*ucla.e+u Lecture: MW, 1:00 p.m. - 1:&0 p.m. Math #ciences 4000A

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Tentative Outline
Date Jan. 6 Jan. ) Jan. 10 Jan. 1' Jan. 1& Jan. 1\$ Jan. 22 Jan. 24 Jan. 2\$ Jan. 2% Jan. '1 ,eb. ' ,eb. & ,eb. \$ ,eb. 10 ,eb. 12 ,eb. 14 ,eb. 1% ,eb. 21 ,eb. 24 ,eb. 26 ,eb. 2) Mar. ' Mar. & Mar. \$ Mar. 10 Mar. 12 Mar. 14 Mar. 21 Topic course lo"istics an+ motiAation Aectors an+ linear combinationsB +ot pro+ucts matrices an+ linear e=uationsB +eterminants ?aussian elimination an+ its matri> interpretation inAerse matricesB matri> al"ebra elimination F factori;ationB 3P5AFLG permutation matrices an+ their use in ?aussian elimination subspaces0 linear in+epen+ence0 bases0 +imension the four fun+amental subspaces an+ bases for them fun+amental theorem of linear al"ebra ro7 re+uce+ echelon formB ran: of a matri> ortho"onalit1 of the four fun+amental subspacesB orthonormalit1 pseu+oinAerse of a matri> MID2!<M !HAMI@A2I.@ 31:00 - 1:&0 p.m.5 ortho"onal matrices an+ proIections linear least s=uaresB normal e=uations J< factori;ationB JAF< computation of J< factori;ation Aia /ousehol+er reflectors +eterminants ei"enAalues an+ ei"enAectors +ia"onali;able matrices similarit10 +ia"onali;ation application to solAin" continuous(time an+ +iscrete(time s1stems 3contK+5 s1mmetric matrices positiAe +efinite matricesB tests for p.+. matrices the sin"ular Aalue +ecomposition an+ its applications 3contK+5 ,I@AL !HAMI@A2I.@ 3':00 - &:'0 p.m.5