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Linear Algebra Book CoverLinear Algebra

L. Shen, PhD, H. Wang, PhD, J. Wojdylo, PhD

ISBN: 978-1-68392-376-3
Pub Date:  January 2019
Specs: 7 x 9   Paperback
Pages: XX
Price: $89.95


The aim of this book is two-fold: to introduce the fundamental concepts of linear algebra and to apply the theorems in computation-oriented applications. The book is suitable for a one semester course in linear algebra that can be used in a variety of contexts. The presentation of the material combines definitions and proofs with an emphasis on computational applications, providing examples that illustrate the use of software packages such as Mathematica®, Maple®, and Sage.



1: Vector Spaces. 2: Linear Transformations. 3: Linear Operators. 4: Orthogonal Bases. 5: Matrix Decomposition. Index.


L. Shen, PhD, H. Wang, PhD, and J. Wojdylo, PhD are university professors who have numerous years of teaching experience.