401-0164-00L Multilinear Algebra and Its Applications
|Semester||Spring Semester 2017|
|Periodicity||yearly recurring course|
|Language of instruction||English (lecture), German (exercise)|
|Abstract||Review of the basic concepts of linear algebra, including vector spaces, linear and multilinear maps. Introduction to tensors and multilinear algebra.|
|Objective||The goal of this course is to introduce the student to tensors, multilinear algebra and its applications.|
|Content||Review of linear algebra with emphasis on vector spaces|
and linear and multilinear transformations.
Tensors of first and second order
Higher order tensors.
Multilinear maps and tensor products of vector spaces
Applications of tensors.