Math 571 - Fall 2007 - Course Outline  
Schedule
This list presents what was covered in class and predicts what will be covered in the future.
Homework due two weeks from date assigned, unless noted otherwise

Date Topic Homework/Handouts
R23 Aug Introduction; Floating Point Arithmetic (13) Read Lectures 1 & 2
HW #1 Due Next Thursday
T28 Aug Norms & Condition (3,12) & SVD (4,5) Read Lectures 4 & 5 if you don't know the SVD
R30 Aug SVD HW #2 Due Next Thursday
T 4 Sep Modified Gram Schmidt (7, 8)  
R 6 Sep Gram Scmidt; Householder (7,8, 10) HW #3 Due Next Thursday
T11 Sep  
R13 Sep Finish Householder QR (10), Begin Stability (14,15) HW #4 Due Next Thursday
T18 Sep Finish Stability (14, 15), Least Squares (11)  
R20 Sep Gaussian Elimination (20,21)  
T25 Sep GE/LU HW #5 Due Next Tuesday
R27 Sep Special Matrices: Sparse  
T 2 Oct Cholesky; Start Iterative Methods HW #6 Due Next Tuesday
R 4 Oct Convergence of Iterative Methods  
T11 Oct HW #7 Due Next Tuesday
R13 Oct FALL BREAK = NO CLASS  
T18 Oct HW #8 Due Next Tuesday
R20 Oct  

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