First Edition

Autar Kaw, University of South Florida


    Between 2002-2007, the Introduction to Matrix Algebra book was downloaded free of charge by more than 40,000 users from 50 different countries.

As part of the self-sustaining dissemination plan submitted to the sponsor, the book is now available for a nominal charge only via as a soft cover book.  Proceeds from the book will allow the author to expand the book with more examples/problems and additional chapters in the future.

Since our belief continues to embrace open and uncomplicated dissemination,
eight individual chapters (without exercise sets) of the book in pdf form are still available free of charge.  

Why then buy the book if the individual chapters are available for free? The book consists of ten chapters spanning fundamentals of matrix algebra, numerical methods for solving a set of equations, and a treatment of adequacy of solutions and eigenvalues.