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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Mathematics for Informatics

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MI-MPI Z,ZK 7 3P+2C Czech
Lecturer:
Štěpán Starosta (guarantor)
Tutor:
Štěpán Starosta (guarantor), Michal Kupsa, Jan Spěvák, František Štampach
Supervisor:
Department of Applied Mathematics
Synopsis:

The course comprises topics from general algebra with focus on finite structures used in computer science. It includes topics from multi-variate analysis, smooth optimization and multi-variate integration. The third large topic is computer arithmetics and number representation in a computer along with error manipulation. The last topic includes selected numerical algorithm and their stability analysis. The topics are completed with demonstration of applications in computer science. The course focuses on clear presentation and argumentation.

Requirements:

linear algebra, elements of discrete mathematics, elements of calculus

Syllabus of lectures:

1. Basic notions of abstract algebra: grupoid, monoid, group, homomorphism.

2. Cyclic and finite groups and their properties.

3. Discrete logarithm problem in various groups and its applications in cryptography.

4. Rings and fields and their properties.

5. Modular arithmetics and equations in finite fields.

6. Representing numbers in computers, floating point arithmetics.

7. Solving systems of linear equations, finding eigenvalues and stability of numerical algorithms.

8. Multivariable calculus: partial derivative and gradient.

9. Continuous optimization methods. Selected optimization problems in informatics.

10. Constrained multivariable optimization.

11. Integration of multivariable functions.

12. Discrete Fourier transform.

Syllabus of tutorials:

1. Fucntions, derivative, polynomials

2. Grupoid, semigroup, monoid, group

3. Cyclic group, generators

4. Homomorphism, discrete logarithm, fields and rings

5. Finite fields

6. Discrete exponenciation, CRT, discrete logarithm

7. Machine numbers.

8. Multivariable functions, partial derivatives

9. Multivariable optimization

10. Constrained multivariable optimization

11. Constrained multivariable optimization with inequality constraints

12. Multivariable integration

Study Objective:

The course covers selected topics from general algebra and number theory with

emphasis on modular arithmetics and finite structures, computer arithmetics and representation of numbers,

multivariable calculus and continuous optimization. It provides some examples of informatics applications of

mathematics.

Study materials:

1. Dummit, D. S. - Foote, R. M. Abstract Algebra. Wiley, 2003. ISBN 978-0471433347.

2. Mareš, J. Algebra. Úvod do obecné algebry. Vydavatelství ČVUT, 1999. ISBN 978-8001019108.

3. Paar, Ch. - Pelzl, J. Understanding Cryptography. Springer, 2010. ISBN 978-3642041006.

4. Cheney, E. W. - Kincaid, D. R. Numerical Mathematics and Computing. Cengage Learning, 2007. ISBN

978-0495114758.

5. Higham, N. J. Accuracy and Stability of Numerical Algorithms. SIAM, 2002. ISBN 978-0898715217.

6. Marsden, J. - Weinstein, A. Calculus III. Springer, 1998. ISBN 978-0387909851.

7. Ross, T. J. Fuzzy Logic with Engineering Applications (3rd Edition). Wiley, 2010. ISBN 978-0470743768.

Note:
Further information:
https://courses.fit.cvut.cz/MI-MPI/
Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00
Mon
roomTK:BS
Starosta Š.
14:30–16:00
(lecture parallel1)
Dejvice
NTK Ballingův sál
Tue
roomTK:BS
Starosta Š.
14:30–16:00
ODD WEEK

(lecture parallel1)
Dejvice
NTK Ballingův sál
roomT9:302
Starosta Š.
16:15–17:45
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.101)

Dejvice
NBFIT učebna
Fri
roomT9:301
Štampach F.
09:15–10:45
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.102)

Dejvice
NBFIT učebna
roomT9:301
Štampach F.
11:00–12:30
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.103)

Dejvice
NBFIT učebna
roomT9:343
Kupsa M.
12:45–14:15
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.105)

Dejvice
NBFIT učebna
roomTH:A-1342
Spěvák J.
14:30–16:00
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.106)

Thákurova 7 (FSv-budova A)
roomTH:A-1342
Spěvák J.
16:15–17:45
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.107)

Thákurova 7 (FSv-budova A)
roomT9:343
Kupsa M.
11:00–12:30
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.104)

Dejvice
NBFIT učebna
Thu
roomTH:A-1242
Štampach F.
09:15–10:45
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.108)

Thákurova 7 (FSv-budova A)
Fri
Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
Time-table is not available yet
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2019-10-18
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet1434606.html