 
Summary: Syllabus
Math 411 Numerical Linear Algebra
Spring 2006
Instructor:
Dr. Rakhim Aitbayev, Weir 236, x5463, aitbayev@nmt.edu
Office hours:
TR 9:3010:30 A.M., 1:302:30 P.M.
Class time and place:
TR 11:0012:15 A.M., Weir 129
Textbook and references:
· Fundamentals of Matrix Computations, by David S. Watkins, second edition, John
Wiley & Sons (required)
· Matrix Computations, by G. Golub and C. Van Loan, 3rd edition, The John
Hopkins University Press (recommended as an advanced level reference)
· Matlab Guide by D.J. Higham and N.J. Higham, SIAM, (recommended as a Mat
lab reference).
Course webpage:
http://www.nmt.edu/aitbayev/math411/
Homework:
· Homework problems involve proofs, computer programming with MATLAB, and
