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Topic: eig - eigenvectors of degenerate eigenvalues are not orthogonal
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eig - eigenvectors of degenerate eigenvalues are not orthogonal
Posted: May 28, 2012 5:03 PM
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When I use the eig function to get the eigenvectors and eigenvalues of a symmetric matrix with degenerate eigenvalues, the eigenvectors corresponding to the degenerate eigenvalues are not orthogonal. Is this how it is supposed to behave? Thanks

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