**50602 MAS 5145 U01 Applied Linear Algebra
**(3) MTuWTh. Time
1700-1815. Room PC 244 (contact: rukim@fiu.edu).

*Summer A, 2008*

**Instructor:**
PHILIPPE RUKIMBIRA

**Description:** Topics include:

Vector spaces and linear maps, solutions of linear systems,
orthogonal projections and QR factorization, determinant and
eigenvalues of a matrix.

Prerequisites: MAA 3200 (Introduction to advanced mathematics) and MAS 3105 (Linear Algebra)
**References**:

**Textbook:** Peter D. Lax, Linear Algebra and its Applications, 2nd
Edition*; Willey-Interscience, 2007*
ISBN: 0471751561
**Sections: **
**Grading:** Two exams worth 50/100. A final grade of ``A"
requires at least 90/100 of the total score; a ``B" requires 75/100,
a ``C" requires 50/100. Any score lower than 50/100 will lead to a
failling grade
``F".
The dates for the exams are May 27, 2008 and June 19, 2008.

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