UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA


Department of Mathematics


Fall 2001 - Hans Rademacher Lectures in Mathematics


Alan Edelman


Department of Mathematics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

will speak on

LINEAR ALGEBRA: FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE

Why are random matrix eigenvalues cool?
Monday....October 8, 2001....4:00pm

Linear Algebra -- why don't textbooks have pictures of matrix space?
Tuesday....October 9, 2001....4:00pm

Numerical Linear Algebra -- A smattering of recent applications
Wednesday....October 10, 2001, 2001....4:00pm

Title to be announced
Thursday....October 11, 2001....4:00pm



All lectures will be held in room A-6 of the David Rittenhouse Laboratory,
corner of 33rd and Walnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA.

Tea: 4E17 David Rittenhouse Laboratory, preceding the lectures at 3:30pm

For further information, please call the Department of Mathematics at the University of Pennsylvania - 215-898-8178.

Previous Rademacher Lecturers