Terry Gannon
Contact
Professor, Faculty of Science  Mathematics & Statistical Sciences
 tjgannon@ualberta.ca
 Address

579 Central Academic Building
11324  89 Ave NWEdmonton ABT6G 2G1
Overview
Research
Area
Mathematics Associated with Conformal Theory
Courses
MATH 127  Honors Linear Algebra I
Linear equations; Euclidean spaces, matrices. Complex numbers and fields. Vector spaces : basis, dimension, linear transformations. Introductions to groups and rings; permutation groups. Determinants. Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors. Prerequisite: Mathematics 301. Note: Credit can be obtained in at most one of Math 102, 125 or 127.
MATH 227  Honors Linear Algebra II
Quotients and direct sums. CayleyHamilton. Canonical Forms (diagonal and Jordan). Real and Complex inner product spaces : orthogonality, singular value decomposition. Introduction to abstract algebra : groups, rings, and modules. Homomorphisms. Prerequisite: MATH 127. (Students with MATH 102 or 125 may be admitted with consent of the Department.) Note: Credit can be obtained in at most one of MATH 225 or 227.