Matrices are matrices of matrices: a blockheaded approach to linear algebra

11/10/2015 - 12:15pm
11/10/2015 - 1:10pm
Speaker: 
Stephan Garcia (Pomona College)
Abstract: 

Linear algebra is best done with block matrices. We'll revisit some familiar results from this "blockheaded" perspective and demonstrate a couple nice tricks that are largely unknown to the general mathematics community.

Where: 
Millikan 2099, Pomona College