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UTAustinX: Advanced Linear Algebra: Foundations to Frontiers

Learn advanced linear algebra for computing.

Advanced Linear Algebra: Foundations to Frontiers
16 weeks
8–12 hours per week
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Starts Dec 8

About this course

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Linear algebra is one of the fundamental tools for computational and data scientists. In Advanced Linear Algebra: Foundations to Frontiers (ALAFF), you will build your knowledge, understanding, and skills in linear algebra, practical algorithms for matrix computations, and the analysis of the effects of floating-point arithmetic as performed by computers.

At a glance

  • Institution:


  • Subject: Computer Science
  • Level: Advanced
  • Prerequisites:

    Undergraduate linear algebra

  • Language: English
  • Video Transcript: English
  • Associated skills: Algebra, Floating Point Algorithm, Arithmetic, Algorithms, Linear Algebra

What you'll learn

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  • Deciphering a matrix using the Singular Value Decomposition

  • Quantifying and qualifying numerical error

  • Solving linear systems and linear least-squares problems

  • Computing and employing eigenvalues and eigenvectors

Part 1: Orthogonalization

Part 2: Solving Linear Systems

Part 3: Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors

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