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Topic: problem when eig doesn't converge
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Michael Robert Easterling

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problem when eig doesn't converge
Posted: Jul 14, 1997 10:02 AM
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The problem: I have 100 data sets. One at a time, the data
sets are used to estimate values in a square matrix. I then
get the eigenvalues of the matrix. The problem is that
sometimes eig will not converge. I will get the eigenvalues
from the first 33 matrices but then eig doesn't converge with
data set #34 and the program stops.

What can I do to keep matlab running and move on
to number 35, 36, 37...? The data sets are random so
unfortunately I can't just pick the ones to skip.


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Mike Easterling -- mreaster@eos.ncsu.edu
"This one's tricky. You have to use imaginary
numbers, like eleventeen..." -- Calvin

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