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eigenvalue

Context

Higher linear algebra

homotopy theory, (∞,1)-category theory, homotopy type theory

flavors: stable, equivariant, rational, p-adic, proper, geometric, cohesive, directed

models: topological, simplicial, localic, …

see also algebraic topology

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Definition

Given a linear endomorphism, an eigenvector of it is a vector which is taken by the linear map to a multiple of itself. This multiple is called the eigenvalue of the eigenvector.

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