CS 4220

CS 4220

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

Introduction to the fundamentals of numerical linear algebra: direct and iterative methods for linear systems, eigenvalue problems, singular value decomposition. In the second half of the course, the above are used to build iterative methods for nonlinear systems and for multivariate optimization. Strong emphasis is placed on understanding the advantages, disadvantages, and limits of applicability for all the covered techniques. Computer programming is required to test the theoretical concepts throughout the course.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: MATH 2210 or MATH 2940 or equivalent, knowledge of programming, CS 3220 or CS 4210/MATH 4250, or permission of the instructor. 

Distribution Category (MQR-AS, SMR-AS)

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: MATH 4260

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10854CS 4220  LEC 001

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Benson, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Enrollment limited to CIS students only. All others should add themselves to the waitlist during add/drop. Please see http://www.cs.cornell.edu/courseinfo/enrollment for more information.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: MATH 4260

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 19506CS 4220  LEC 030

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Taught in NYC at Cornell Tech. Class will be streamed from Ithaca. Enrollment is restricted to Cornell Tech MEng students and is by instructor permission only. Please contact the instructor for approval.