Advances in Applied Clifford Algebras

, Volume 8, Issue 2, pp 341–364

The octonionic eigenvalue problem

Authors

    • Department of MathematicsOregon State University
  • Corinne A. Manogue
    • Department of PhysicsOregon State University
Papers

DOI: 10.1007/BF03043104

Cite this article as:
Dray, T. & Manogue, C.A. AACA (1998) 8: 341. doi:10.1007/BF03043104

Abstract

We discuss the eigenvalue problem for 2×2 and 3×3 octonionic Hermitian matrices. In both cases, we give the general solution for real eigenvalues, and we show there are also solutions with non-real eigenvalues.

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