Balochistan University of Engineering & Technology, Khuzdar
Balochistan University of Engineering & Technology, Khuzdar
NS-225

Linear Algebra

Pre-requisites:                        Calculus

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

To develop expertise in linear algebra and analysis of vector spaces through matrix operations.

ESSENTIAL TOPICS TO BE COVERED:

Matrix and vector algebra
Determinants
Vector spaces
Solution of linear equations
Eigen-analysis

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Introduction to matrices, algebra of matrices, special matrices. determinants and their properties. Linear independence, bases, vector space, system of linear equations. Gauss elimination  Eigen-values, Eigenvectors, examples illustrating application to computer engineering.

Recommended Text(s):

  • Introduction to Linear Algebra by Gilbert Strang, 3rd ed, Wellesley-Cambridge Press.
  • Mathematical Method by Dr. S. M Yousuf
  • Advanced Engineering Mathematics by Erwin Kreyzig