Instructor: Li Wang
Office: SEO 726
Phone: (312) 996-3041 (main office)
Lectures: MWF 2:00-3:00pm
Location: 140 BSB
Office hours: MWF 11:00-12:00pm and 3:00-4:00pm
Matrices, Gaussian elimination, vector spaces, LU-decomposition, orthogonality, Gram-Schmidt process, determinants, inner products, eigenvalue problems, diagonalization of symmetric matrices, applications to differential equations and Markov processes. Credit is not given in both Mathematics 310 and 320.
Here is the tentative course outline.
Grade of C or better in Math 210.
Homework will be assigned after each lecture, and will be post on course website, or blackboard. Homework is not collected.
There will be weekly 20-25 minutes quizzes on Friday. Quizzes will start from week 2, and will cover the material of 3-4 classes before the date of the quiz. See the online course schedule for the detailed information. There are no makeups for missed quizzes, but two lowest or missing grades for quizzes will be dropped from the final grade. There is no quiz on Midterm weeks. Totally 12 quizzes in the whole semester, best 10 will be calculated for final letter grade.
There will be no make-up exams for this course.
Quizzes: 20%; Midterm 1: 20%; Midterm 2: 20%; Final: 40%. Letter Grades will be determined by totally 90% A, 80% B, 70% C, 60% D.
The use of any electronic devices with computing capabilities is prohibited during exams and quizzes.
Students with disabilities who require accommodations for access and participation in this course must be registered with the Office of Disability Services (ODS).