Department Seminar by Chris Salahub

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 10:00 am - 10:00 am EDT (GMT -04:00)

Please Note: This seminar will be given online.

Student seminar series

Chris Salahub
University of Waterloo  

Link to join seminar: Hosted on Microsoft Teams

How not to decompose a matrix

The decomposition of matrices is an important aspect of many mathematical disciplines from physics to biology. This narrative talk outlines several failed attempts at decomposing a particular matrix that arises in genetics before outlining the proper terminology and methodology at the end.