nounMathematics & Physics
A vector that when operated on by a given operator gives a scalar multiple of itself.
More example sentences
- In a very natural way, concepts of linear algebra, including eigenvalues and eigenvectors, appear.
- Eigenvalues and eigenvectors were computed by Jacobi rotation.
- Then they sorted the eigenvectors according to the eigenvalues and divided them into three subsets.
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