MATH 413/513 Spring 2020
Time: MWF 1-1:50pm
Information on this webpage, other than the grade policy and the absence policy contained in the Course Policy file, may be subject to change, as deemed appropriate by the instructor.
Location: Zoom meetings
Instructor: Jingchen Niu
Office: Zoom meetings
Office Hours: Monday 12-1pm & Tuesday 1-2pm & Friday 12-1pm
E-mail: jniu [at] math [dot] arizona [dot] edu
- Linear Algebra Done Right, by Sheldon Axler, the 3rd Edition, published by Springer
Linear Algebra Done Right (LADR) is the main textbook that we use in this semester.
- Linear Algebra Done Wrong, by Sergei Treil, September 2017 version, available on the author's website
According to the "Term of use" section of Linear Algebra Done Wrong (LADW), you are allowed to download the text of the book and/or print a paper copy for studying. You are certainly NOT allowed to use it for any commercial purposes.
We will cover some sections of LADW, mostly from Chapter 3, for some important notions such as determinants are "abandoned" in LADR. You are encouraged to read other sections of LADW and compare them with LADR.
Quizzes and Exams