MATH 2114 Intro to Linear Algebra

All course materials (lecture notes, homework, solutions) will be posted regularly posted on the course Canvas page.

A rough set of course notes can be found here (PDF). They are updated irregularly whenever I find the time.

Schedule

Below is a schedule of the semester and roughly what I intend to cover each day. Sections correspond to Linear Algebra: A Modern Introduction by David Poole.
  • Week 01 - 1.1 Geometry and Algebra of Vectors, 3.1 Matrix Operations, 3.2 Matrix Algebra
  • Week 02 - 3.1 Matrix Operations, 3.2 Matrix Algebra, 2.1 Linear Systems
  • Week 03 - 2.1 Intro to Linear Systems, 2.2 Direct Methods for Solving Linear Systems
  • Week 04 - 2.3 Spanning Sets and Linear Independence, Review
  • Week 05 - Exam 01, 3.3 The Inverse of a Matrix
  • Week 06 - Topic TBD
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Office Hours


Office: McBryde 545

My official office hours are listed below, to be held in my office.

Monday        
Tuesday 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Wednesday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Thursday 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Friday


If you cannot make those, I am available by appointment (in my office) and by email.