Matrices and systems, vector spaces, subspaces, linear independence, basis, dimension, linear transformations, eigenvectors, first and second order differential equations, Euler's method, phase plane analysis of linear and nonlinear systems, extensive modeling. Possible topics from numerical methods: Laplace Transforms, power series solutions, or partial differential equations. Applications include but are not limited to science, engineering, economics, and ecology.
Semesters: Fall, Spring
MnTC Goals: 4