401-0164-00L  Multilinear Algebra and Its Applications

SemesterSpring Semester 2017
LecturersA. Iozzi
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish (lecture), German (exercise)


AbstractReview of the basic concepts of linear algebra, including vector spaces, linear and multilinear maps. Introduction to tensors and multilinear algebra.
ObjectiveThe goal of this course is to introduce the student to tensors, multilinear algebra and its applications.
ContentReview 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.