Harvard University Summer School

Mathematics S-21B

Linear Algebra and Differential Equations

4 units
11 am-12 noon

Barry Granoff

Topics to be covered include Gauss's method for solving systems of linear equations; matrices; determinants; vector spaces; linear transformations, eigenvalues, and eigenvectors; modeling by differential equations; graphical and numerical analysis of first order equations; first order systems of differential equations; phase plane analysis of systems; applications to population dynamics of biological organisms and mechanical vibrations.

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