Price is not yet set
Looking for an inspection copy?
This title is not currently available on inspection
This book avoids the traditional definition-theorem-proof format; instead a fresh approach introduces a variety of problems and examples all in a clear and informal style. The in-depth focus on applications separates this book from others, and helps students to see how linear algebra can be applied to real-life situations. Some of the more contemporary topics of applied linear algebra are included here which are not normally found in undergraduate textbooks. Theoretical developments are always accompanied with detailed examples, and each section ends with a number of exercises from which students can gain further insight. Moreover, the inclusion of historical information provides personal insights into the mathematicians who developed this subject. The textbook contains numerous examples and exercises, historical notes, and comments on numerical performance and the possible pitfalls of algorithms. Solutions to all of the exercises are provided, as well as a CD-ROM containing a searchable copy of the textbook.
Not yet reviewed
Be the first to review
Review was not posted due to profanity×
- Date Published: August 2007
- format: Paperback
- isbn: 9780898716450
- length: 730 pages
- dimensions: 235 x 201 x 40 mm
- weight: 1.42kg
- availability: Available in limited markets only
Table of Contents
1. Linear equations
2. Rectangular systems and echelon forms
3. Matrix algebra
4. Vector spaces
5. Norms, inner products, and orthogonality
7. Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors
8. Perron-Frobenius theory of nonnegative matrices
Sorry, this resource is locked
Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email firstname.lastname@example.orgRegister Sign in
You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.Continue ×
Are you sure you want to delete your account?
This cannot be undone.
Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.
If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.×