## Basic information

CS 6210 is a graduate-level introduction to numerical linear algebra.
Topics include:

- Background: floating point, cache architecture
- Linear systems and Gaussian elimination; structured linear
systems
- Least squares problems
- Unsymmetric eigenvalue problems
- Symmetric eigenvalue problems
- Iterative methods for linear systems and eigenvalue problems

See the syllabus for more information.

## Announcements

- 11/27: Take-home final is due Dec 16.
Note there was a typo in the original problem -- U should be simply
upper triangular in problem 4, not unit upper triangular.
- 11/02: HW 5 is due Nov 19.
- 10/21: HW 4 is due Nov 5.
- 10/10: Take-home midterm is due Oct
22.
- 09/24: HW 3 is due Oct 10.
- 08/08: HW 2 is due Sep 24.
- 08/27: HW 1 is due Sep 10.
- 08/22: Starting
*Friday, August 25*, we are in Upson 207
(not Thurston 202)
- 08/14: Lectures begin on Wednesday, August 22.