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August 25th, 2011, 08:11 PM  #1 
Banned Camp Joined: Aug 2011 Posts: 534 Thanks: 2  Computing Inverse of a Matrix Applications
Matrix  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matrix_%28mathematics%29 Matrices Applications  http://www.ncssm.edu/courses/math/TCMCo ... ixApps.pdf Inverse of a Matrix  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Invertible_matrix http://mathworld.wolfram.com/MatrixInverse.html What could be applications of finding Inverse of a Matrix ? Thanks & Regards, Prashant S Akerkar 
August 25th, 2011, 08:31 PM  #2 
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August 25th, 2011, 09:19 PM  #3 
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Thank you.

August 26th, 2011, 04:51 AM  #4 
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If Ax= B then so knowing the inverse of a matrix let you immediately solve a matrix equation or system of linear equations which can be written as a matrix equation. This is a bit "metamathematical" but it is generally the case that, in applications, the coefficient matrix, A, depends upon the "structure" of the application while B depends upon special conditions. It is not uncommon, in applications, to have many different problems where you have the same "structure", A, but different "special conditions", B. Knowing the inverse of matrix A lets you solve all of those problems quickly. 
August 26th, 2011, 10:42 AM  #5 
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November 15th, 2011, 11:49 PM  #7 
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Thank you. Attaching Image ... Thanks & Regards, Prashant S Akerkar 

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