# Questions tagged [eigenvalues]

Questions on symbolically or numerically determining the eigenvalues of matrices (Eigenvalues, Eigensystem) or differential equations (DEigenvalues, DEigensystem, NDEigenvalues, NDEigensystem) in Mathematica. Also includes determining the eigenvalues of differential equations with DSolve or NDSolve.

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### Mathematica won't give eigenvectors but Wolfram Alpha will? What am I doing wrong?

If I ask Mathematica to find the eigenvectors and eigenvalues of the matrix: ...
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### Eigenvalue dependent boundary conditions- mathematica

I am dealing with an eigenvalue problem whose boundary conditions are also eigenvalue dependent. Could anyone please comment whether Mathematica can numerically solve such a problem? For boundary ...
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### Discontinuities in eigenvalues plotting with Plot3D

I have a 6x6 matrix, depending on 2 variables kx and ky and defined as the sum of the two following matrices (...
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### Why ODE's naive finite difference matrix works well for different boundary conditions

We know finite difference method (FDM) can replace $y''(x)$ as $\frac{1}{h^2}[y(x+h)+y(x-h)-2y(x)]$ or so. The naive way to write down the matrix of the differential operator is like the following, ...
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### Small positive eigenvalues found for a negative definite matrix

I have encountered a problem with Mathematica that I really don't know how to solve. I'm sorry if I am going to be very verbose but I need it to explain the problem properly (and also make the code I'...
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### Eigenvalue problem

my question is about solving an eigenvalue problem of the Helmholtz equation using sinc approximation $\nabla^2E + V (x) = \lambda E$ and $V(x)= X^2 / 2$ I have a problem in calculating the ...
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### Using NDEigensystem to solve coupled eigenvalue problem

I want to find the Eigenvalues and Eigenfunctions for the following Eigenvalue problem I tried to solve this numerically ...
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### How to generate the 8^th order symmetric binary matrices whose sum of absolute eigenvalues is 8?

It is needed to generate all 8th order(8 by 8) symmetric binary matrices(of 0's and 1's) such that the sum of the absolute eigenvalues is 8. Listing all the 8th order symmetric binary matrices and ...
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### How to return multiplicity of each eigenvalue?

I could not find the information so maybe someone know if it possible. I have a matrix which has several degenerated eigenvalues and I would like Mathematica to return the multiplicity of each ...
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