Psychometrika

, Volume 33, Issue 1, pp 19–33 | Cite as

On two-sided orthogonal procrustes problems

  • Peter H. Schönemann
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Abstract

A least squares method for approximating a given symmetric matrixB by another matrixB which is orthogonally similar to a second given matrixA is derived and then generalized to nonsymmetric (but square)A andB. A possible application to ordering problems is discussed.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter H. Schönemann
    • 1
  1. 1.Ohio State UniversityUSA

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