Schedule
The course will cover the topics given in the schedule below. Examination is in the form of homework problems.
Date/ Time 
Place 
Topic  Material 
Dec 09 13.15 
E2347a 
Course introduction, basic concepts, Gauss elimination, LDU decomposition 

Dec 16 13.15 
E2347a 
Echelon forms, (fundamental) vector spaces  Slides Problems 
Jan 13 13.15 
E3139 
Orthogonality, orthogonalization, least squares  
Feb 10 10.15 
E2349 
Determinants, eigenvalues, eigenvectors  Slides Problems 
Feb 10 13.15 
E3139 
Diagonalization, difference equations and
applications (Extra reading: The $25 billion eigenvector) 
Slides Problems 
Mar 10 13.15 
E3139 
Differential equations, Gerschgorin's circle theorem, symmetric/hermitian matrices, and similarity transformations 
Slides Problems 
Mar 23 10.15 
E2349 
Quadratic forms and some matrix cmputations  Slides (probl. see next) 
Apr 06 13.15 
E2349 
Singular value decomposition  Slides Problems 