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2023/2024

Mathematics for Informatics

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NI-MPI Z,ZK 7 3P+2C Czech
Garant předmětu:
Štěpán Starosta
Lecturer:
Jan Spěvák, Štěpán Starosta
Tutor:
Michal Kupsa, Pavel Paták, Jan Spěvák, Štěpán Starosta, Jakub Šístek
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. Rings and fields.

4. (2) Finite fields. Applications in cryptography.

5. Multivariate calculus: partial derivative, gradient, and Hessian.

6. Unconstrained extremas of multivariate functions.

7. (2) Constrained extremas of multivariate functions.

8. Mutlivariate integral.

9. Representing numbers in computers, floating point arithmetic and relevant errors.

10. (2) Solving systems of linear equations, finding eigenvalues and stability of numerical algorithms.

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.

Note:
Further information:
https://courses.fit.cvut.cz/NI-MPI/
Time-table for winter semester 2023/2024:
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
Spěvák J.
Starosta Š.

14:30–16:00
(lecture parallel1)
Dejvice
NTK Ballingův sál
roomTH:A-1442
Paták P.
16:15–17:45
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.101)

Thákurova 7 (budova FSv)
roomTH:A-1442
Paták P.
18:00–19:30
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.102)

Thákurova 7 (budova FSv)
Tue
roomTH:A-1442
Starosta Š.
07:30–09:00
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.105)

Thákurova 7 (budova FSv)
roomTH:A-942
Šístek J.
09:15–10:45
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.103)

Thákurova 7 (budova FSv)
roomTH:A-942
Šístek J.
11:00–12:30
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.104)

Thákurova 7 (budova FSv)
Wed
roomT9:302
Spěvák J.
07:30–09:00
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.106)

Dejvice
NBFIT učebna
roomTK:BS
Spěvák J.
Starosta Š.

09:15–10:45
ODD WEEK

(lecture parallel1)
Dejvice
NTK Ballingův sál
roomT9:302
Spěvák J.
11:00–12:30
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.107)

Dejvice
NBFIT učebna
Thu
Fri
roomTH:A-1442
Kupsa M.
07:30–09:00
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.108)

Thákurova 7 (budova FSv)
roomTH:A-1442
Kupsa M.
09:15–10:45
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.109)

Thákurova 7 (budova FSv)
roomTH:A-1442
Kupsa M.
11:00–12:30
(lecture parallel1
parallel nr.110)

Thákurova 7 (budova FSv)
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