Jordan Decomposition Theorem

Let V!=(0) be a finite dimensional vector space over the complex numbers, and let A be a linear operator on V. Then V can be expressed as a direct sum of cyclic subspaces.

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Gohberg, I. and Goldberg, S. "A Simple Proof of the Jordan Decomposition Theorem for Matrices." Amer. Math. Monthly 103, 157-159, 1996.

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Jordan Decomposition Theorem

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Weisstein, Eric W. "Jordan Decomposition Theorem." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

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