A square matrixMathworldPlanetmath over any field is diagonalizable if it is similar to a diagonal matrixMathworldPlanetmath. Sometimes such matrices are said to be diagonable.

Title diagonalizable
Canonical name Diagonalizable
Date of creation 2013-03-22 16:01:05
Last modified on 2013-03-22 16:01:05
Owner Mathprof (13753)
Last modified by Mathprof (13753)
Numerical id 8
Author Mathprof (13753)
Entry type Definition
Classification msc 15A21
Synonym diagonalizable matrix
Synonym diagonalizable matrices
Related topic diagonalization
Related topic JordanCanonicalFormTheorem
Defines diagonable