Collection of Handouts and Assignments from Fall 2009:
Introductory material including material on linear algebra review, basic decompositions and Matlab
Study guides for the semester and references to pages in Watkins text
Handouts and other material related to norms and condition numbers
Handouts and other material related to Gaussian elimination and Cholesky
Handouts and other material related to rectangular systems
Handouts, project and other material related to iterative methods
Handouts and other material related to eigenvalues
Computer assignments and project
Tests, quizzes and solutions
Items posted during the semester:
Course information (MS word doc file with pictures - 200kB)
Course green sheet (MS word doc file)
Sections covered in Watkins
A sample quiz
covering material that you should know from M129A.
Examples and other handouts related to Gaussian elimination.
Examples and other handouts related to least squares.
A short guide (with links to longer tutorials) to get started in Matlab
"Try your own pivoting scheme" computer assignment (including the pseudocode for Gaussian elimination with complete pivoting).
Information for the first computer assignment
Information for the computer assignment on lu timing
Information for the GAMS assignment
Linear Algebra Review Solutions
Basic Decompositions Solutions
Solutions to Gaussian Elimination Homework and Growth Plus A Inverse Homework
Solutions to Computer Arithmetic Homework