MATH1030D  Linear Algebra I  2019/20
Announcement
 Cancel: Midterm will be scheduled on one of the following days: Mar, 3, 4 or 5, 7:309:30PM. The date will be fixed later. For students that have already enrolled in the class or still in that waiting list, if you have any legitimate reason not being able to attend the midterms scheduled as above, please Email me before Jan 12, 8pm.
 Class information [Download file]
 Midterm will be rescheduled. Right now we plan to rescheduled the midterm to Mar 26 Thu if classes resume before that.
 Zoom Meeting Information (meeting ID and passwords) (will be updated) [Download file]
 CW3 (due Feb 23, 11:59pm) [Download file]
 CW4 (due Mar 1, 11:59pm) [Download file]
General Information
Lecturer

Charles Li
 Office: LSB 219
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Teaching Assistant

ABDULLAH
 Office: LSB 222C
 Email:

Ling DAI
 Office: LSB 222A
 Email:

Ming Ho NG
 Office: LSB 228
 Email:

Xia WANG
 Office: LSB 222C
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Jiaming WU
 Office: LSB 232
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Time and Venue
 Lecture: Tu 2:30PM 4:15PM Yasumoto Int'l Acad Park LT4, Th 5:30PM 6:15PM Yasumoto Int'l Acad Park LT6
 Tutorial:
 Tu 1:30PM2:15PM Yasumoto Int'l Acad Park LT8
 Tu 4:30PM5:15PM Yasumoto Int'l Acad Park LT4
 Th 8:30AM9:15AM Yasumoto Int'l Acad Park LT8
 Th 10:30AM11:15AM Yasumoto Int'l Acad Park LT8
 Th 1:30PM2:15PM Yasumoto Int'l Acad Park LT5
 Th 4:30PM5:15PM Yasumoto Int'l Acad Park LT8
Course Description
This course is intended to provide conceptual understandings and computational techniques of linear algebra. Topics include: Gaussian elimination, theory of simultaneous linear equations, matrices, determinants, vectors spaces, bases and linear independence.
Textbooks
 Beezer, A first course in Linear algebra, Ver 3.5, can be downloaded here
 Strang, Linear Algebra and its applications, Fourth edition
References
 Friedberg, Insel, Spence, Linear Algebra, 4th edition, Prentice Hall
Lecture Notes
 Lecture 1: Technique of solving system of linear equations (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 2: Geometric interpretation of linear equations and vector spaces (skipped) (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 3: System of linear equations (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 4: Matrices (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 5: More about matrices (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 6: Reduced Row Echelon Forms (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 7: Type of solution sets (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 8: Homogeneous Systems of Equations and non singular matrices (Last updated: Feb 18, 2020, fix typos on p.9 and 10))
 Lecture 9: Vector space and subspace (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 10: Linear Combinations (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 11: Spanning Sets (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 12: Linear independence (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 13: Linear Dependence and Span (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 14: Column and Row Space (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 15: Basis (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 16: Linear transformations and change of basis (skipped)
 Lecture 17: Inverse (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 18: Determinant (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 19: Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 Lecture 20: Inner Product (Last updated: Jan 8, 2020)
 New Lecture 7 slide I used in the Zoom meeting
 New Lecture 8 slide I used in the Zoom meeting
 New Lecture 9 slide I used in the Zoom meeting
 New Lecture 9, part2 slide I used in the Zoom meeting
Tutorial Notes
Solutions
Assessment Scheme
Classwork + online exercises, maximum 10 points Classworks will be given during tutorial. Each classwork counts 1pt. There are about 13 CWs. We will have online exercises, each counts 0.2 point. The max total of all the points is 10points.  10%  
Midterm  35%  
Final exam  55% 
Assessment Policy Last updated: February 24, 2020 00:47:18