The Square Root of a Matrix
This note derives an explicit formula for the numerical calculation of the square root of a matrix, when this function exists. An example is given as an illustration of the formula. The condition for the existence of the square root is also illustrated.
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Volume (Year): 4 (2012)
Issue (Month): 2 (November)
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