Singular Value Decomposition (SVD)

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Lesson Description:

Singular Value Decomposition (SVD) -- Lecture 29. A very important and critical Linear Algebra topic explained in depth.

Gilbert Strang, 18.06 Linear Algebra, Spring 2005. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare), (Accessed November 23, 2008). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.
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Additional Resources:
  • SVD Java Applet - Singular Value Decomposition Java applet to play around with that is used in the demo lecture.
  • SVD Mini-Lecture - This is a mini-lecture demo lesson on Singular Value Decomposition.
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    • Currently 4.0/5 Stars.
    This video does a very good job of explaining a topic that has become incredibly important to Linear Algebra, and brings a lot of what Linear Algebra is together. A must-see if you are looking for an explanation of Singular Value Decomposition (SVD).