0
$\begingroup$

Suppose that $a$ is a fixed point of matrix $A$, what that means? What is a fixed point of matrix?

Thank you!

$\endgroup$
  • $\begingroup$ Could it be a vector $\bf a$ such that $(1,\bf {a})$ is an eigenpair for $A$? $\endgroup$ – Git Gud Aug 28 '13 at 10:47
2
$\begingroup$

It is an eigenvector with an eigenvalue of 1, i.e. a vector $a$ such that $Aa=a$.

$\endgroup$

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.