Numerical Linear Algebra, July-Nov 2023

Credits 9 credits

Instructor Sivaram Ambikasaran,

Classroom NAC \(504\)

Timings D slot; M: 11AM, T: 10AM, W: 9AM, Th: 12PM

Mailing list

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Exams and Grading

Evaluation Points Date
Assignments 20 Every fortnight
Midsem 30 September end
EndSem 50 November 22nd

Assignments and Reading materials

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Short Syllabus

Fundamentals of Matrix Algebra; Floating point arithmetic; Conditioning of a problem; Forward and backward stability of algorithms; Algorithmic complexity; Matrix decompostions: LU, Cholesky, QR, Eigendecomposition, SVD; direct and iterative techniques.