This second edition accounts for many major developments in generalized inverses while maintaining the informal and leisurely style of the 1974 first edition. Added material includes a chapter on applications, new exercises, and an appendix on the work of E.H. Moore.
About the Author
Adi Ben-Israel is Professor of Operations Research, Business and Mathematics at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ. Previously he was Professor of Applied Mathematics at the University of Delaware, Northwestern University, and the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology.
The late Thomas N.E. Greville was Professor of Mathematics, and a member of the US Army Mathematics Research Center at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI.
Table of Contents* Glossary of notation * Introduction * Preliminaries * Existence and Construction of Generalized Inverses * Linear Systems and Characterization of Generalized Inverses * Minimal Properties of Generalized Inverses * Spectral Generalized Inverses * Generalized Inverses of Partitioned Matrices * A Spectral Theory for Rectangular Matrices * Computational Aspects of Generalized Inverses * Miscellaneous Applications * Generalized Inverses of Linear Operators between Hilbert Spaces * Appendix A: The Moore of the Moore-Penrose Inverse * Bibliography * Subject Index * Author Index