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  • Acta Numerica, Volume 8
  • 1999, pp. 247-295

Computation of pseudospectra

  • Lloyd N. Trefethen (a1)
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  • Published online: 01 November 2008

There is more to the computation of pseudospectra than the obvious algorithm of computing singular value decompositions on a grid and sending the results to a contour plotter. Other methods may be hundreds of times faster. The state of the art is reviewed, with emphasis on methods for dense matrices, and a Matlab code is given.

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