|Module title||Spectral Theory|
|Module lecturer||Andrzej Sołtysiak|
|Lecturer position||profesor UAM|
|Faculty||Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science|
Module aim (aims)
The aim of the course is to present very important and classical result from operator theory such as the spectral theorem for self-adjoint operators on a Hilbert space.
Pre-requisites in terms of knowledge, skills and social competences (where relevant)
Background knowledge in mathematical analysis and functional analysis.
Week 1: Banach spaces and bounded linear operators on a Banach space– short reminder of main results.
Week 2: Hilbert spaces, the orthogonal projection theorem.
Week 3: Bounded linear operators on a Hilbert space, the adjoint of a bounded linear operator, normal, self-adjoint, and unitary operators.
Week 4: Invariant and reducing subspaces.
Week 5: The spectrum of a bounded linear operator on a Banach space.
Week 6: Main theorems concerning spectra.
Week 7: The spectrum of a bounded linear operator on a Hilbert space.
Week 8: The spectrum of a compact operator on a Banach space. The Riesz theorem.
Week 9: Integral operators. The Fredholm theorems.
Week 10: Orthogonal projection operators.
Week 11: The spectral theorem in a finite-dimensional space. The spectral theorem for normal compact operators.
Week 12: Positive operators.
Week 13: The functional calculus for self-adjoint operators.
Week 14: The spectral theorem for self-adjoint operators.
Week 15: The spectral theorem for normal and unitary operators.
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- W. Rudin, Functional Analysis, McGraw-Hill Inc., New York 1991.