Accession Number : AD0750675

Title :   Manifestations of the Schur Complement.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CALIF OPERATIONS RESEARCH HOUSE

Personal Author(s) : Cottle,Richard W.

Report Date : SEP 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : The report describes the ways in which a matrix theoretic construct called the Schur complement arises. Properties of the Schur complement are shown to have use in computing inertias of matrices, covariance matrices of conditional distributions, and other information of interest. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), THEORY), DETERMINANTS(MATHEMATICS), MATHEMATICAL PROGRAMMING, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, ALGORITHMS

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE