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Cai, Xiao-Chuan

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  • CSCI 2820 - Linear Algebra with Computer Science Applications
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018
    Introduces the fundamentals of linear algebra in the context of computer science applications. Includes vector spaces, matrices, linear systems, and eigenvalues. Includes the basics of floating point computation and numerical linear algebra.
  • CSCI 5606 - Principles of Numerical Computation
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018
    Highlights computer arithmetic, solution of linear systems, least-squares approximations, nonlinear algebraic equations, interpolation, and quadrature. Recommended prerequisites: CSCI 3656 and three semesters of calculus or equivalent.
  • CSCI 5676 - Numerical Optimization
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018
    Focuses on computational methods for solution of unconstrained and some constrained optimization problems, nonlinear least-squares problems and systems of nonlinear equations. Formerly CSCI 6676.


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