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INTRODUCTION

Moody T. Chu and Gene H. Golub

in Inverse Eigenvalue Problems

Published in print June 2005 | ISBN: 9780198566649
Published online September 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191718021 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198566649.003.0001

Series: Numerical Mathematics and Scientific Computation

 INTRODUCTION

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This chapter introduces the underlying difference between a forward problem and an inverse problem. Fundamental issues such as solvability, computability, sensitivity, and feasibility are raised. Different formulations based on the prescribed spectral and structural constraints are classified via a nomenclative system and an inclusion diagram.

Keywords: forward problem; inverse problem; spectral constraint; structural constraint

Chapter.  3714 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Applied Mathematics

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