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Brendan Rooney

Assistant Professor
School of Mathematical Sciences
College of Science

585-475-2519
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Brendan Rooney

Assistant Professor
School of Mathematical Sciences
College of Science

585-475-2519

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MATH-241
3 Credits
This course is an introduction to the basic concepts of linear algebra, and techniques of matrix manipulation. Topics include linear transformations, Gaussian elimination, matrix arithmetic, determinants, vector spaces, linear independence, basis, null space, row space, and column space of a matrix, eigenvalues, eigenvectors, change of basis, similarity and diagonalization. Various applications are studied throughout the course.
MATH-646
3 Credits
This course introduces the fundamental concepts of combinatorics. Topics to be studied include counting techniques, binomial coefficients, generating functions, partitions, the inclusionexclusion principle and partition theory.