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Author Trefethen, Lloyd N. (Lloyd Nicholas)

Title Spectra and pseudospectra : the behavior of nonnormal matrices and operators / Lloyd N. Trefethen and Mark Embree
Published Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2005
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 606 pages) : illustrations
Contents Toeplitz matrices -- Differential operators -- Transient effects and nonnormal dynamics -- Fluid mechanics -- Matrix iterations -- Numerical solution of differential equations -- Random matrices -- Computation of pseudospectra -- Further mathematical issues -- Further examples and applications
Summary "This is the authoritative work on nonnormal matrices and operators, written by the authorities who made them famous. Each of the sixty sections is written as a self-contained essay. Each document is a lavishly illustrated introductory survey of its topic, complete with beautiful numerical experiments and all the right references. The breadth of included topics and the numerous applications that provide links between fields will make this an essential reference in mathematics and related sciences."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 555-595) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Differential operators.
Spectral theory (Mathematics)
Spectrum analysis.
31.25 (multi)linear algebra.
31.46 functional analysis.
Differential operators.
Spectral theory (Mathematics)
Spectrum analysis.
Form Electronic book
Author Embree, Mark, 1974-
ISBN 0691213100