A rewriting of a given quantity (e.g., a Matrix) in terms of a combination of ``simpler'' quantities.

*See also *Cholesky Decomposition, Connected Sum Decomposition, Jaco-Shalen-Johannson Torus Decomposition,
LU Decomposition, QR Decomposition, Singular Value Decomposition

© 1996-9 *Eric W. Weisstein *

1999-05-24