SDS 329C SDS 329C. Practical Linear Algebra I. 3 Hours.
Matrix representations and properties of matrices; linear equations, eigenvalue problems and their physical interpretation; and linear least squares and elementary numerical analysis. Emphasis on physical interpretation, practical numerical algorithms, and proofs of fundamental principles. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Mathematics 340L, 341, Statistics and Data Sciences 329C, or Statistics and Scientific Computation 329C. Prerequisite: Credit or registration for Mathematics 408C, 408K, 408N, or 408R.