Course: Algebra II - Exercises

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Course title Algebra II - Exercises
Course code MU/01806
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • KOČAN Zdeněk, doc. RNDr. Ph.D.
  • ROTH Zuzana
Course content
1. Vector spaces, vector subspaces 2. Linear maps (kernel and range, linear isomorphism, matrix representation) 3. Structure of linear operators (eigenvalues and eigenvectors, first and second decomposition, Jordan basis, Jordan normal form of a matrix) 4. Scalar product (Gramm-Schmidt orthogonalization, orthogonal complement, the norm induced by a scalar product) 5. Bilinear and quadratic forms (canonical forms, Sylvester's law of inertia) 6. Tensors (operations on tensors, bases in spaces of tensors, symmetric and antisymmetric tensors, outer product)

Learning activities and teaching methods
Recommended literature
  • J. Musilová, D. Krupka. Lineární a multilineární algebra. Univerzita J. E. Purkyně v Brně, Brno, 1989.
  • J. T. Moore. Elements of Linear Algebra and Matrix Theory. McGraw Hill, New York, 1968.
  • M. Marvan. Algebra II. MÚ SU,, Opava, 1999.
  • M. Marvan. Algebra I. MÚ SU, Opava, 1999.

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