Accession Number : ADA261695

Title :   Power Iterations and the Dominant Eigenvalue Problem

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. Mar-Jun 1992

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Leader, Jeffery J

PDF Url : ADA261695

Report Date : 15 Dec 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 27

Abstract : The orbits of an iterative numerical method for the dominant eigenvalue problem are analyzed from a discrete dynamical systems perspective. It is shown that the method can extract more information than the standard power method but at greater computational cost.... Power iteration, Power method.

Descriptors :   *EIGENVALUES, *ITERATIONS, COMPUTATIONS, COSTS, EXTRACTION, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), ORBITS, POWER, PROBLEM SOLVING, STANDARDS

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE