Math 571, Numerical Linear Algebra, Winter 2021
lecture notes : complete to Thurs April 22
hw1 due : Tues Feb 9
hw2 due : Tues Feb 16
hw3 due : Tues Mar 2
hw4 due : Thurs Mar 18
hw5 due : Tues Mar 30
hw6 due : Tues April 13 code for problem 6
hw7 due : Mon April 26
notes on using MATLAB
Matlab resources for students
The Origins of Matlab, by Cleve Moler, December 2004
How the SVD Saves the Universe, by Cleve Moler, September 2020
Interview with Peter Lax, AMS Notices, February 2006, "... the astonishing phenomenon of the interaction of solitons was discovered by numerical calculations ..."
Numerical Methods Resource Page
Disasters Attributable to Bad Computing, by Doug Arnold
Collection of Software Bugs, by Thomas Huckle
Student Data Form Form FAQ
Fellowships, Graduate Study, Internships
"You need the willingness to fail all the time. You have to generate many ideas and then you have to work very hard only to discover that they don't work. And you keep doing that over and over until you find one that does work." - John Backus, lead developer of Fortran
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