Math 3200/5200: Applied Linear Algebra

 Announcements

·     The Final Exam is on Wednesday, April 29 at 10:10 am in Morton 218. The exam is comprehensive. One sheet of reminders is allowed.

·     Test 3 is on Friday, April 17 at class time. It will cover Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors (Chapter 6), Markov Chains (Sections 1.1, 1.6, 6.3, 9.4), and Real Inner Products (Sections 10.1-10.3). The test is closed book, closed notes.

·     Test 2 is on Wednesday, March 18 at class time. It will cover chapters 4, 5 of the textbook. The test is closed book, closed notes.

·     Test 1 is on Wednesday, February 11 at class time. It will cover chapters 1, 2, 3 of the textbook. The test is closed book, closed notes.



Linear Algebra links

·      Collection of various linear algebra links

·      History of matrices

·      Online matrix calculator

·      Applications of Linear Algebra

·      John Mitchell's Optimization Pointers

·      Operations Research Models and Methods (includes linear programming)

·      Optimization of cable robots (application in Mechanical Engineering)

·      Top ten algorithms of the 20th century

·      Determinants (from Wikipedia)

·    Determinants and their applications (powerpoint slides)

·    Applications of determinants (area of a triangle, etc.)

·      Unimodular and totally unimodular matrices

·      Linear Transformation Matrices

·      Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors

·      Applications of Matrices in Computer Graphics

·      Eigen decomposition of matrices

·      Markov Chains and applications in Genome Search (powerpoint slides)

·      Markov Chains 

·      Solving a regression problem by linear programming

·      Algebra related undergraduate classes at OU Math department