Linear algebra via exterior products
by Sergei Winitzki
Publisher: Ludwig-Maximilians University 2009
Number of pages: 82
A pedagogical introduction to the coordinate-free approach in basic finite-dimensional linear algebra. The reader should be already exposed to the elementary array-based formalism of vector and matrix calculations. In this book, the author makes extensive use of the exterior product of vectors. He shows how the standard properties of determinants, the Liouville formula, the Hamilton-Cayley theorem, and Pfaffians, as well as some results concerning eigenspace projectors can be derived without cumbersome matrix calculations.
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by James V. Herod - Georgia Tech
These notes are about linear operators on Hilbert Spaces. The text is an attempt to provide a way to understand the ideas without the students already having the mathematical maturity that a good undergraduate analysis course could provide.
by William Thomson
Every important principle has been illustrated by copious examples, a considerable number of which have been fully worked out. As my main object has been to produce a textbook suitable for beginners, many important theorems have been omitted.
by Simon J.A. Malham - Heriot-Watt University
From the table of contents: Linear second order ODEs; Homogeneous linear ODEs; Non-homogeneous linear ODEs; Laplace transforms; Linear algebraic equations; Matrix Equations; Linear algebraic eigenvalue problems; Systems of differential equations.
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