Accession Number:

AD0619699

Title:

THE VANDERMONDE MATRIX,

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Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

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Report Date:

1965-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

A derivation for the inverse of Vandermondes matrix is outlined, and matrices of Vandermonde-form are related to polynomial least-square fitting of data. Both sections are suitable for classroom exercises. References to the literature are presented which make a deeper study of the subject possible.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE