Ana Cannas da Silva: Catalogue data in Spring Semester 2021

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Name Prof. Dr. Ana Cannas da Silva
Dep. Mathematik
ETH Zürich, HG G 27.4
Rämistrasse 101
8092 Zürich
Telephone+41 44 632 85 90
RelationshipAdjunct Professor

401-0164-00LMultilinear Algebra and Its Applications Information
Offered for the last time in the Spring Semester 2021.
3 credits2V + 1UA. Cannas da Silva
AbstractReview of the basic concepts of linear algebra, including vector spaces, linear and multilinear maps. Introduction to tensors and multilinear algebra.
ObjectiveThe goal of this course is to introduce the student to tensors, multilinear algebra and its applications.
ContentReview of linear algebra with emphasis on vector spaces
and linear and multilinear transformations.
Tensors of first and second order
Higher order tensors.
Multilinear maps and tensor products of vector spaces
Applications of tensors.
401-0262-G0LAnalysis II Restricted registration - show details 8 credits5V + 3UA. Cannas da Silva, U. Lang
AbstractDifferential and integral calculus for functions of one and several variables; vector analysis; ordinary differential equations of first and of higher order, systems of ordinary differential equations; power series.
For each of these topics many examples from mechanics, physics and other areas.
ObjectiveIntroduction to the mathematical foundations of engineering sciences, as far as concerning differential and integral calculus.
ContentDifferential- und Integralrechnung von Funktionen einer und mehrerer Variablen; Vektoranalysis; gewöhnliche Differentialgleichungen erster und höherer Ordnung, Differentialgleichungssysteme; Potenzreihen. In jedem Teilbereich eine grosse Anzahl von Anwendungsbeispielen aus Mechanik, Physik und anderen Lehrgebieten des Ingenieurstudiums.
Lecture notesU. Stammbach: Analysis I/II
Prerequisites / NoticeThe exercises and online quizzes are an integral part of this course.
401-5580-00LSymplectic Geometry Seminar Information 0 creditsP. Biran, A. Cannas da Silva
AbstractResearch colloquium