401-0131-00L  Linear Algebra

SemesterAutumn Semester 2014
LecturersR. Glebov, M. Pollefeys
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman

AbstractApplication oriented introduction to linear algebra (vector spaces, linear transformations, matrices) , matrix decompositions (LU, QR, eigenvalue, and singular value decomposition). Introduction to the programming environment Matlab.
ObjectiveDie Lernziele sind:
- die fundamentalen Konzepte der linearen Algebra gut zu verstehen
- in der Lage zu sein, mit Hilfe von Matlab Rechenaufgaben zu lösen
- Anwendungen der linearen Algebra in der Informatik kennenzulernen
ContentLinear Algebra:
Linear systems of equations, vectors and matrices, norms and scalar products, LU decomposition, vector spaces and linear transformations, least squares problems, QR decomposition, determinants, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, singular value decomposition, applications.
Lecture notesLecture notes "Linear Algebra" (Gutknecht) in German, with English expressions for all technical terms.
Prerequisites / NoticeThe relevant high school material is reviewed briefly at the beginning.