Statistical Papers

, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp 287–298 | Cite as

Matrix-trace Cauchy-Schwarz inequalities and applications in canonical correlation analysis

  • Shuangzhe Liu
  • Heinz Neudecker


Various matrix-trace Cauchy-Schwarz and related inequalities involving positive semidefinite matrices are obtained. Applications of some of these results to canonical correlation analysis are presented.

Key words

Matrix trace positive semidefinite matrix Cauchy-Schwarz inequality canonical correlation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shuangzhe Liu
    • 1
  • Heinz Neudecker
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Actuarial Science and EconometricsUniversity of AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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