Department of Mathematical Sciences,
Northern Illinois University

MATH 423, Spring 2007

6:00-7:15, M W, DU 310

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OF LECTURES:
     Monday                   Wednesday                  M Tu  W Th  F

    Holiday                 3 Vector spaces         JAN 15 16 17 18 19

 4 Subspaces                4 Linear dependence         22 23 24 25 26

 5 Bases                    5 Dimension                 29 30 31  1  2

 7 Finite dimension       8,9 Systems of equations  FEB  5  6  7  8  9

10 Manifolds             11,12 Transformations          12 13 14 15 16

13 Transformations         16 Determinants              19 20 21 22 23

17 Determinants                 EXAM I                  26 27 28  1  2

18,19 Determinants         15 Inner products        MAR  5  6  7  8  9

               SPRING BREAK                             12 13 14 15 16

15 Inner products          15 Inner products            19 20 21 22 23

22 Eigenvalues             22 Eigenvalues               26 27 28 29 30

22 SVD                     23 Invariant subspaces   APR  2  3  4  5  6

23 Invariant subspaces     23 Invariant subspaces        9 10 11 12 13

Jordan canonical form           EXAM II                 17 17 18 19 20

Jordan form (notes)        Jordan form (notes)          23 24 25 26 27

26 Quotients               26 Dual spaces           MAY 30  1  2  3  4

   FINAL EXAM   Monday, May 7, 6:00-7:50 pm              7  8  9 10 11