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Transforming the World

Synopsis
An overview of some uses for linear transformations, rotations in particular, and how they rely on matrix manipulation. Case studies include IKEA kitchens, news graphics and RAF cockpit research.
Series
Introduction to Pure Mathematics, Course M203
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 29 min.
Year of production
1997
Availability
Off-air recording licence; 1999 sale: £145.00 (+VAT +p&p)
Subjects
Mathematics
Keywords
applied mathematics; linear transformations; matrices; pure mathematics

Credits

Producer
Michael Peet
Cast
Gwyneth Stallard 
Joan Walker 

Production Company

Name

BBC Open University Productions

Distributor

Name

Open University Worldwide

Web
http://www.ouw.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 1908 274066
Address
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
Notes
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