Academic Calendar - 2021

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2021
Western Main Campus

Applied Mathematics 2811A/B

LINEAR ALGEBRA II


Vector space examples. Inner products, orthogonal sets including Legendre polynomials, trigonometric functions, wavelets. Projections, least squares, normal equations, Fourier approximations. Eigenvalue problems, diagonalization, defective matrices. Coupled difference and differential equations; applications such as predator-prey, business competition, coupled oscillators. Singular value decomposition, image approximations. Linear transformations, graphics.

Prerequisite(s): (Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1411A/B or the former Applied Mathematics 1411A/B, or a minimum mark of 60% in Mathematics 1600A/B) and (Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1414A/B or Calculus 1301A/B or Calculus 1501A/B, or the former Applied Mathematics 1413 or the former Applied Mathematics 1414A/B). Integrated Science 1001X with a minimum mark of 60% can be used in place of Calculus 1301A/B.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY C i  
Subject Code: APPLMATH