example of an operator

While the operator and function are often used as synonyms, it is customary in some of mathematics to use the operator in of mapping, function or transformationPlanetmathPlanetmath. In particular, in linear algebra a transformation T:VW is referred to as an operator on V if W=V. In general, in the of AlgebraPlanetmathPlanetmath and Analysis the operator is preferred for transformations whose codomain is a subset of its domain.

Title example of an operator
Canonical name ExampleOfAnOperator
Date of creation 2013-03-22 15:50:04
Last modified on 2013-03-22 15:50:04
Owner Mathprof (13753)
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Numerical id 8
Author Mathprof (13753)
Entry type Example
Classification msc 03-00