Antihermitian Part

Every complex matrix A can be broken into a Hermitian part


(i.e., A_H is a Hermitian matrix) and an antihermitian part


(i.e., A_(AH) is an antihermitian matrix). Here, A^(H) denotes the conjugate transpose.

See also

Antihermitian Matrix, Antisymmetric Matrix, Antisymmetric Part, Hermitian Matrix, Symmetric Matrix, Symmetric Part

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Weisstein, Eric W. "Antihermitian Part." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

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