Accession Number : ADA261695

Title :   Power Iterations and the Dominant Eigenvalue Problem.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. Mar-Jun 92,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Leader, Jeffery J.

Report Date : 15 DEC 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 23

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, COSTS, ORBITS, POWER, STANDARDS, MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, EXTRACTION, PROBLEM SOLVING, COMPUTATIONS.

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE