M346 Applied Linear Algebra


Prerequisite and degree relevance: The prereqiusite is M341 (or M311) or M340L, with a grade of C- or better, or consent of the instructor.

Course description: Emphasis on diagonalization of linear operators and applications to discrete and continuous dynamical systems and ordinary differential equations. Other subjects include inner products and orthogonality, normal mode expansions, vibrating strings and the wave equation, and Fourier series.