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 118  Honors Calculus II
Integration and the Fundamental Theorem. Techniques and applications of integration. Derivatives and integrals of the exponential, and trigonometric functions. Introduction to infinite series. Introduction to partial derivatives. Prerequisite: MATH 117. (Students with a 100level calculus course different from MATH 117 may be admitted with consent of the Department.) Notes: (1) Credit can be obtained in at most one MATH 101, 115, 118, 136, 146, 156 or SCI 100. (2) Engineering students will receive a weight of 4.0 units for this course.
MATH 127  Honors Linear Algebra I
Systems of linear equations; vectors in Euclidean nspace; span and linear independence in Euclidean nspace; dot and cross product; orthogonality; lines and planes; matrix arithmetic; determinants; introduction to eigenvectors and eigenvalues; introduction to linear transformations; complex numbers; vector space axioms; subspaces and quotients. Prerequisite: Mathematics 301. Note: Credit can be obtained in at most one of Math 102, 125 or 127.
MATH 227  Honors Linear Algebra II
Review of vector space axioms, subspaces and quotients; span; linear independence; GramSchmidt process; projections; methods of least squares; linear transformations and their matrix representations with respect to arbitrary bases; change of basis; eigenvectors and eigenvalues; triangularization and diagonalization; canonical forms (Schur, Jordan, spectral theorem). 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.