MA 211: Matrix theory

Credits: 3:0


Vector spaces, Bases and dimension, Direct ums, linear transformations, Matrix algebra, Eigenvalues and eigenvectors, Cayley Hamilton Theorem, Jordan canonical form., Orthogonal matrices and rotations, Polar decomposition., Bilinear forms.


Suggested books and references:

  1. Artin, M., Algebra ,Prentice-Hall of India, 1994.
  2. Hoffman, K and Kunze R., Linear Algebra ,Prentice-Hall of India, 1972.
  3. Halmos, P.R., Finite dimensional vector spaces ,van Nostrand, 1974 .
  4. Greub, W.H., Linear algebra ,Springer-Verlag, 1967.

All Courses


Contact: +91 (80) 2293 2711, +91 (80) 2293 2265
E-mail: chairman.math[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in