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Fall 2018
Sep 23, 2023
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CS 51500 - Numerical Linear Algebra
Credit Hours: 3.00. Direct and iterative solvers of dense and sparse linear systems of equations, numerical schemes for handling symmetric algebraic eigenvalue problems, and the singular-value decomposition and its applications in linear least squares problems. Typically offered Spring.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Graduate, Professional, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Science
Department: Computer Science

Course Attributes:
Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette Continuing Ed
      Northwest- Westville
      Northwest- Hammond
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Become knowledgeable about major kernels and algorithms underlying matrix computations for dense and sparse matrices including linear systems of equation, symmetric eigenvalue problems, and the singular-value decomposition. 2. Be able to implement basic versions of these kernels and algorithms. 3. Learn about the difference between direct and iterative methods for linear systems. 4. Gain expertise in the design of iterative methods and preconditioning techniques for large-scale sparse linear systems. 5. Be able to implement eigenvalue and singular-value problem solvers.

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