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Slides for the video "Direct Methods for Sparse Linear Systems : the MATLAB sparse backslash"

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Slides for a plenary talk at the 2006 SIAM Annual Meeting


Updated 20 Nov 2014

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These are the slides of a plenary talk given at the 2006 SIAM Annual Meeting, on July 11, 2006.
The talk describes how x=A\b works in MATLAB, when A is sparse.

You can view the video at Follow along with these slides as you view the video. The slides are not meant to be read as a stand-alone document.

For more details, see the book "Direct Methods for Sparse Linear Systems," published by SIAM.

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Tamir suliman

good and thanks for that but needs to add more detail and examples


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The video exceeds the 20MB filesize limit; see the link to instead.

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