
Re: Linear independence of eigenvectors
Posted:
Dec 6, 2012 2:44 AM


On 05122012 21:44, Shmuel (Seymour J.) Metz wrote:
>> A classical Linear Algebra exercise says: prove that _n_ >> eigenvectors of an endomorphism of some linear space with _n_ >> distinct eigenvalues are linear independent. > > I hope that you mean that the eigenvalues associated with the n > eigenvectors are distinct, not just that there are n distinct > eigenvalues of the endomorphism.
Yes, of course.
Best regards,
Jose Carlos Santos

