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Eigenvalue degeneracies of parameterized Hermitian matrices
Posted:
Oct 10, 2011 9:58 AM


If H(x,y) is an NxN parameterized Hermitian matrix, where x,y are real, what are the maximum number of points at which the two smallest eigenvalues are degenerate in the xyplane if m (<N) entries of H(x,y) are
(a) linear in x and y? (b) quadratic in x and y?



