Linear Algebra - Communications Intensive

Graph of  the root system G_2.

The root system G_2 with dominant Weyl chamber shown. (Image courtesy of Juha Valkama.)


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Spring 2004



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This is a communication intensive supplement to Linear Algebra (18.06). The main emphasis is on the methods of creating rigorous and elegant proofs and presenting them clearly in writing. The course starts with the standard linear algebra syllabus and eventually develops the techniques to approach a more advanced topic: abstract root systems in a Euclidean space.

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Andrew Brooke-Taylor, and Anna Lachowska. 18.06CI Linear Algebra - Communications Intensive, Spring 2004. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare), (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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