orthogonalize
transitive verb (-ized; -izing) Date: 1930 to make orthogonal • orthogonalization noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • orthogonalize — orthogonalization, n. /awr thog euh nl uyz /, v.t., orthogonalized, orthogonalizing. Math. to make (vectors, functions, etc.) orthogonal. Also, esp. Brit., orthogonalise. [1925 30; ORTHOGONAL + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • orthogonalize — or·thog·o·nal·ize …   English syllables

  • orthogonalize —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷gənəlˌīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: orthogonal (I) + ize : to make orthogonal * * * orthogonalization, n. /awr thog euh nl uyz /, v.t., orthogonalized, orthogonalizing. Math. to make (vectors …   Useful english dictionary

  • orthogonalization — noun see orthogonalize …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Orthogonal matrix — In linear algebra, an orthogonal matrix (less commonly called orthonormal matrix[1]), is a square matrix with real entries whose columns and rows are orthogonal unit vectors (i.e., orthonormal vectors). Equivalently, a matrix Q is orthogonal if… …   Wikipedia

  • QR algorithm — In numerical linear algebra, the QR algorithm is an eigenvalue algorithm; that is, a procedure to calculate the eigenvalues and eigenvectors of a matrix. The QR transformation was developed in 1961 by John G.F. Francis (England) and by Vera N.… …   Wikipedia

  • Least-squares spectral analysis — (LSSA) is a method of estimating a frequency spectrum, based on a least squares fit of sinusoids to data samples, similar to Fourier analysis. [cite book | title = Variable Stars As Essential Astrophysical Tools | author = Cafer Ibanoglu |… …   Wikipedia

  • orthogonalization — ȯ(r)ˌthägənələ̇ˈzāshən, gnəl , (ə)lˌīˈz noun ( s) Etymology: orthogonalize + ation : the replacement of a set of vectors by a linearly equivalent set of orthogonal vectors …   Useful english dictionary

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