# AMSC 600 / CMSC 760

Advanced Linear Numerical Analysis

Fall 2007

## TuTh 9:30am-10:45am (CSI 1121)

New! December 6: Class will begin at 10am,
when the University officially opens. Meanwhile, I'm available
to answer questions in my office. I will also hold office hours
from 2:45 to 3:45 this afternoon.

** Prof. Dianne P. O'Leary**

Room 3271 A.V. Williams Building, x52678

oleary@cs.umd.edu

http://www.cs.umd.edu/users/oleary/

** Prerequisite:** AMSC/CMSC 666 or AMSC/CMSC 660 or permission of
instructor.
Undergraduate-level knowledge of linear numerical analysis:
solution of linear equations and eigenvalue problems.
Matlab programming.

** Themes: **
The course will focus on solving applications problems
efficiently by exploiting matrix structure.

** Topics:**

** Grading:** based on homework, project, and an optional in-class presentation.

** Primary textbook: **
Iterative Methods for Sparse Linear Systems, 2nd edition, by Yousef Saad.

$95 retail, but $66.50 for SIAM members (www.siam.org)

and SIAM membership is free to students.

** Basic Information: **

** Term project information: **
Directions
Deadline for bibliography is now November 6, not October 30.