Markus Schmidmeier

Mathematical Sciences

Florida Atlantic UniversityWelcome to my course Matrix Theory MAS 2103! We meet Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:30 - 4:50 p.m. in ED 125.

Matrix Theory

TextbookAnton and Rorres,

Elementary Linear Algebra - Applications Version,9th edition, John Wiley et sons. I am planning to cover the material from chapters 1-5 and 7. During the course or towards the end, I would like to discuss some applications, for example to coding or cryptography, or to biology. Please let me know which applications you are interested in!

Credit

There will be homework assignments every week. Some of the homework problems will occur on one of the quizzes or in the midterm or final exam.Homework:

Every Thursday, there will be a 15 minute quiz. The 10 best quizzes will count forQuizzes:40%of the grade.

The midterm exam on October 8 will count forMidterm Exam:20%of the grade.

The final exam on Thursday, December 3, 1:15 - 3:45, will count forFinal Exam:40%of the grade.

Contact Me

MWF, 10-11 a.m. in SE 230Office hours:

Course Web Page:http://math.fau.edu/schmidme/matrix-2009.html

mschmidm@fau.edu.E-mail:

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