Linear Algebra
Code  Completion  Credits  Range  Language 

BE5B01LAL  Z,ZK  8  4+2 
 Lecturer:
 Paola Vivi (guarantor)
 Tutor:
 Paola Vivi (guarantor)
 Supervisor:
 Department of Mathematics
 Synopsis:

The course covers standard basics of matrix calculus (determinants, inverse matrix) and linear algebra (basis, dimension, inner product spaces, linear transformations) including eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Matrix similarity, orthogonal bases, and bilinear and quadratic forms are also covered.
 Requirements:
 Syllabus of lectures:

1. Polynomials. Introduction to systems of linear equations and Gauss elimination method.
2. Linear spaces, linear dependence and independence.
3. Basis, dimension, coordinates of vectors.
4. Matrices: operations, rank, transpose.
5. Determinant and inverse of a matrix.
6. Structure of solutions of systems of linear equations. Frobenius Theorem.
7. Linear mappings. Matrix of a linear mapping.
8. Free vectors. Dot product and cross product.
9. Lines and planes in 3dimensional real space.
10. Eigenvalues and eigenvectors of matrices and linear mappings.
11. Similarity of matrices, matrices similar to diagonal matrices.
12. Euclidean space, orthogonalization, orthonormal basis. Fourier basis.
13. Introduction to bilinear and quadratic forms.
 Syllabus of tutorials:

1. Polynomials. Introduction to systems of linear equations and Gauss elimination method.
2. Linear spaces, linear dependence and independence.
3. Basis, dimension, coordinates of vectors.
4. Matrices: operations, rank, transpose.
5. Determinant and inverse of a matrix.
6. Structure of solutions of systems of linear equations. Frobenius Theorem.
7. Linear mappings. Matrix of a linear mapping.
8. Free vectors. Dot product and cross product.
9. Lines and planes in 3dimensional real space.
10. Eigenvalues and eigenvectors of matrices and linear mappings.
11. Similarity of matrices, matrices similar to diagonal matrices.
12. Euclidean space, orthogonalization, orthonormal basis. Fourier basis.
13. Introduction to bilinear and quadratic forms.
 Study Objective:
 Study materials:

1. P. Pták: Introduction to Linear Algebra. ČVUT, Praha, 2005.
2. P. Pták: Introduction to Linear Algebra. ČVUT, Praha, 1997.
 Note:
 Further information:
 http://math.feld.cvut.cz/vivi/
 Timetable for winter semester 2016/2017:

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 Tue Fri Thu Fri  Timetable for summer semester 2016/2017:
 Timetable is not available yet
 The course is a part of the following study plans:

 Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) (compulsory course in the program)