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Material Type: | Internet resource |
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Document Type: | Book, Internet Resource |

All Authors / Contributors: |
Peter D Lax |

ISBN: | 9780471751564 0471751561 |

OCLC Number: | 138342469 |

Notes: | Previous ed.: Linear algebra. New York : Wiley, c1997. |

Description: | xv, 376 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. |

Contents: | Fundamentals -- Duality -- Linear mappings -- Matrices -- Determinant and trace -- Spectral theory -- Euclidean structure -- Spectral theory of self-adjoint mappings -- Calculus of vector- and matrix-valued functions -- Matrix inequalities -- Kinematics and dynamics -- Convexity -- The duality theorem -- Normed linear spaces -- Linear mappings between normed linear spaces -- Positive matrices -- How to solve systems of linear equations -- How to calculate the eigenvalues of self-adjoint matrices -- Solutions. |

Series Title: | Pure and applied mathematics (John Wiley & Sons : Unnumbered) |

Responsibility: | Peter D. Lax. |

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