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Topic: Operation count for Choleski factorization and Guass elimination
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Operation count for Choleski factorization and Guass elimination
Posted: Apr 18, 2013 8:55 PM
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Hi, I'm having a lot of trouble finding the multiplication and division operation count for Choleski factorization (without pivoting) and the Gauss elimination.

I had a go at the Choleski factorization, but seem to be getting a lot of errors such as "The expression to the left of the equals sign is not a valid target for an assignment" and a variable is undefined:

function [count] = Chol(j,k,i)

for n=2:50;
for j=1:n;
for k=1:j-1;
for i=j:n;
d = size(a);
[n,n] = size(a);
[d1,d2,d3,...,dn] = size(X);
a(j:n,j) = a(j:n,j)-a(j:n,1:j-1)*.a(j,1:j-1);
for k=j+1:n;
a(j+1:n,j) = a(j+1:n)/a(j,j);
count = n^3/3+n^2-1/n;

I'm not sure if I'm on the right track.
Any help will be appreciated.

Thank you.

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