Advanced Linear Algebra Recitations (Fall 2023)

Course: Math 5140, Math 3140, AMCS 5141. (Fall 2023)

Recitations: Mondays and Wednesdays 7 pm at DRLB 2C8.

Office hours: Monday 10-11 am and Wednesday 6-7 pm at DRLB 4C13. (Different for Nov.20 – Nov.24. See announcement below.)

Recitation summary: here. (I will update it on a weekly basis.)

Feedback on recitations: this survey (Open throughout the semester. It is anonymous and I will check it periodically.)


  • Jordan calculation: find here.
  • There will be no recitation and no office hours during the week of thanksgiving (Nov. 20 – Nov. 24). 
  • Some complimentary notes on how to see determinants as alternating forms: The main document is this and find information about permutations here. Finally, you can see how to determine determinant for matrices from the linear maps here.
  • In light of fall break, there will be no recitations in the week of Oct.09 – Oct.13. Office hours for the week is going to be Tuesday 10-11am. Hope you have a pleasant break.