[Numpy-tickets] [NumPy] #601: function for computing powers of a matrix
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Fri Apr 4 08:10:41 CDT 2008
#601: function for computing powers of a matrix
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Reporter: LevGivon | Owner: somebody
Type: enhancement | Status: new
Priority: normal | Milestone: 1.0.5
Component: numpy.linalg | Version: devel
Severity: normal | Resolution:
Keywords: |
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Comment (by peridot):
The matrix [[1.1].[0.1]] has a square root ([[1.0.5],[0,1]]). It is
unfortunately rather difficult to work with this sort of thing
numerically. I suggest non-integer powers be left to scipy's expm and
friends. Integer powers are easily dealt with.
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Ticket URL: <http://scipy.org/scipy/numpy/ticket/601#comment:8>
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