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Essays in linear algebra

Author: Gilbert Strang
Publisher: Wellesley, Mass. : Wellesley-Cambridge Press ; Cambridge : Distributed by Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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"27 classic articles by Gilbert Strang, each introduced by a new essay".--Back cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gilbert Strang
ISBN: 9780980232769 0980232767
OCLC Number: 794295672
Description: x, 342 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I. Essays in Linear Algebra: 1. Perfect bases for the four subspaces --
2. Four subspaces from a graph --
3. My favourite matrix --
4. The ultimate in echelon forms --
5. Diagonalizing a symmetric matrix --
6. Pascal's triangle in three matrices --
7. Can the factors be sparse? --
8. The eigenvalues of AB + BA --
9. Factoring into very special matrices --
10. Toeplitz matrices and circulants --
11. The joint spectral radius of A and B --
12. Banded matrices have remarkable inverses --
Part II. Essays in Calculus: 13. The fundamental theorem of calculus --
14. The great function of calculus --
15. Thin strips and small triangles in calculus --
16. Chaos in Newton's method --
17. Optical illusions for y = sin n --
Part III. Essays in Applied Mathematics: 18. The principles of applied mathematics --
19. A minimum equals a maximum --
20. Aiming directly at the solution --
21. A chair through a door --
Part IV. Essays in Computational Science: 22. Eight cosine transforms --
23. The ideas behind finite elements --
24. The Strang-Fix conditions --
25. Wavelets in music and television --
26. Scaling functions lead to wavelets --
27. Old and new splitting methods --
An essay about books.
Responsibility: Gilbert Strang.

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"27 classic articles by Gilbert Strang, each introduced by a new essay".--Back cover.

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