Questions tagged [inverse]

Questions on exact, symmetric reversal of a definition or functional mapping (i.e. the original form is returned when applied twice). Use this tag for issues on inversion of Mathematica expressions, or general inversion of math constructs.

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Does Solve make internally assumptions about the domain of the variables?

I recently tried to invert the innocent looking function $\frac{x}{(1+\sqrt{1-x})^2}$ So I tried the command Solve[x/(1 + Sqrt[1 - x])^2 == y, x], which ...
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Command to find the pre-image of a set that is mapped to by the function $f(x)=3^x \mod{17}$

$$f(x)=3^x \mod{17}$$ How to find the pre-image of the set if this function maps from real numbers to real numbers. What command would I use, to see the pre-image if the function would map from ...
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Inverse of the matrix with several indices

Suppose I have a square matrix $A_{mn}$ where $m=(i,j)$ and $n=(k,l)$. For example, if $i,j,k,l=1..N$ the matrix is $N^2\times N^2$. For simplicity, let me generate it by ...
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How to get x value where area under curve is some number?

My goal is to get x value where area under the curve (from the x ~ infinity) is about 0.05. But the code which I have tried shows errors. How to correct it? ...
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Getting inverse of x^2 with positive x

My goal it to get inverse of x^2 for positive x. But the result shows always minus -Sqrt[y]. How to correct ...
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Condition at Inverse function

My goal is to get inverse of -Log[1 - x]. But the result shows conditional expression. Could I know Why the condition -[Pi] <= Im[y] < [Pi] shows? There wass no assumption at variable y. ...
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Asymptotic expansion at infinity given a branch cut

Basically, I have obtained the function $\rho (r)$ below as a result of integrating $$\rho(r)=\int_{b_0}^{r}\frac{dx}{\sqrt{1-(b_{0}/x)^{1-q}}}$$ which results to ...
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How to return an inverse function based on parameters (for formal differentiation)

I want to return a different function for any given parameter in order to later calculate a value of the inverse of that function given the parameter as an indeterminate. That is, I want, for each $d$,...
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Plot Parametric f(x), inverse f(x) and f'(x) and then f(x)/f'(x) and inversef'(x)/inversef(x)

I want to plot f(x), inverse f(x) and f'(x) and then f(x)/f'(x) and inversef'(x)/inversef(x) f[x_] := 2 a ArcTanh[(# a)/Sqrt[-1 + #^2 b]] + a Log[1 + #^2 (a^2 - b)] - 2 Log[# b + Sqrt[-1 + #^2 b]] &...
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Plotting Inverse Function - more complicated [duplicate]

I would like to plot the inverse of $f$ using the same method that was suggested to me in my previous question: f[x_] := [(2 μ ArcTanh[(# μ)/Sqrt[-α + #^2 ν]] + μ Log[α + #^2 (μ^2 - ν)] - 2 Sqrt[ν]Log[...
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How to get an asymptotic of the real-valued branch of the inverse function?

Consider function $f:\mathbb R^+\to\mathbb R^+$, defined as $f(x) = x + x^2\left(1 + \log x\right)$. I need to find an asymptotic approximation of its inverse function $f^{\small(-1)}\!:\mathbb R^+\to\...
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InverseSeries slower than it should be

I am running into problems with InverseSeries taking far longer than it should. Given (for example) $$F = q + a_2 q^2 + a_3 q^3 + \ldots + a_{99} q^{99} + O(q^{100}),$$ Computing the inverse series is ...
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Series of inverse functions, unclear numerical constant

I was answering another question here and came up with this simple illustrative example that should have an analytic solution. Indeed it has, but I do not understand it. In particular, where 85 is ...
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What is the inverse Jacobian of a 4D model? [closed]

For a Jacobian Matrix where the elements are represented as J11 J12 J13 J14 J21 J22 J23 J24 J31 J32 J33 J34 J41 J42 J43 J44 what is the inverse jacobian of this Matrix?
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InverseRadon behaves differently from iradon of MATLAB

I have to calculate a 2-dimensional radially symmetric distribution from a single projection. I know that InverseRadon should actually do the job, but I get the ...
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Integration that involves inverse of a big symbolic matrix

I have a $300\times300$ symbolic matrix and I want to calculate its inverse matrix. It has been two days and Mathematica is still executing Inverse[T]. $T$ is the name of that matrix. Why am I ...
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establish matrix and inversion of a uppertriangularized matrix [closed]

Trying to create an uppertriangularized matrix with Poisson Distribution, find its inverse and multiply the inverse by a vector, i.e. ...
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Inverse of DiracDelta at 0 is 99/5?

Here in this other question of mine I asked the question, but maybe here is more pertinent. When using Mathematica we can find the following result: ...
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Finding the inverse of possibly non-invertible interpolation function

Consider the following sample code pts = Table[{i, i^2}, {i, -10, 10}]; foo = Interpolation[pts]; Plot[InverseFunction[foo][y], {y, 0, 10}] From the plot, we see ...
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Plotting CDFs of transformed normal random variables

I'm using the following transformed random variables ...
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How can I calculate this integral?

I would like to calculate the integral in equation pol[x] if the quantity is positive or negative. ...
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Numerically Inverting Characteristic Function with Inverse Fourier Transform

I'm trying to numerically invert this characteristic function: ...
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InverseLaplaceTransform not working

I am trying to find the Inverse Laplace transform of a function I previously obtained from a Laplace transform, but the result obtained does not agree with the initial function. Why is this happening? ...
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Inverse Laplace Transform how to find the exact solution

So I want to obtain a inverse Laplace transform from mathematica but I get this: How can I get the solution?
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Inverse::luc Badly conditioned matrix may contain significant numerical errors. Why?

I want to find the inverse of the following matrix, which is given in terms of the following constants: ...
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Plot Arc Length Parametrization

I want to plot the parametrization of the curve with respect to arc length. It is all known that we have to find the inverse of the arc length of the original function i.e. $F(t)$, and ...
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Inverse of matrix up to some order

Let $A(t,s)$ be a matrix of any size (potentially large), whose entries are polynomials functions wrt $(t,s)$ of order $N$. I would like to compute the inverse $X$ of $A$ up to the order $N$ that is $...
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Inverse Laplace transform of this complicated function

I have been solving a coupled PDE system analytically and I need to find the inverse Laplace transform of $(1)$ and get $T(x,y)$. $s$ is the Laplace domain variable and $\alpha, \beta, \gamma, T_{fi}, ...
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Strange NSolve failure [duplicate]

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Issue With Example of Series Inversion

I am having a problem with the Mathematica InverseSeries command. Looking at the information page here, we have the following example; ...
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Domain specifications for InverseFunction

I have difficulty implementing on how to specify the domain that I want for ry which is the inverse function of rho. The necessary condition is that, $\textbf{ry}$ must remain $\textbf{positive}$ for ...
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Inverting series with symbolic coefficients?

I am trying to invert the series symbolically. Is this possible in Mathematica? Example 1 - Let $p = u + au^2 + bu^3$, where $a,b$ are symbolic variables. I am trying to invert the series around $u=...
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Asymptotic solution of a second-order ODE containing InverseFunction

Essentially, I have a second-order differential equation given by ode below. In order to solve it, I need to obtain an asymptotic solution where $g(x)$ must vanish at infinity which will be used after ...
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Weirdness with Interpolation of data and InverseFunction

Bug introduced in 8 or earlier and persisting through 12.0 Something strange is happening with this list of data: ...
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Inverse of vector-valued function

Having a differentiable function $f : \mathbb{R}^2 \longrightarrow \mathbb{R}^2$ such that $\det D(f)$ (Jacobi determinant) does not vanish. How can we get the inverse function $f^{-1} : \mathbb{R}^2 \...
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Invert a series with coefficients depending on x

Let's say I have the equation: $\qquad (8x^{15}+4x^{14}+\ldots)G^9 + (3x^{3}+\ldots)G^{8} + \ldots + (5x+4)G + x = x$. $G$ is an infinite series of $x$. I want to find the first 10 coefficients of $...
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Get Inverse Function in a certain domain

I'm trying to make Mathematica giving me the inverse function of $f$ (below) when restricted to the interval $[v,1]$. Using ConditionalExpression or ...
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Inversion of a hypergeometric function

I have been trying to invert the hypergeometric function $$\rho(r)=\frac{2b}{1-q}\sqrt{1-\left(\frac br\right)^{1-q}}\,_2F_1\left(\frac{1}{2},1-\frac{1}{q-1};\frac{3}{2};1-\left(\frac br\right)^{1-q}\...
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Plotting the inverse function of a complicated function

So I have a function F[x_] = Assuming[{Element[x, Reals], -1 < x < 1}, Integrate[1/Sqrt[(x^2 - 1)^2 + alpha*x], x]] I'm now interested in the ...
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How to carry a matrix in algebric form under “set delayed”

I have a small query and a related problem regarding the working methodology of Mathematica under set delayed/Do functions. Here is a simplified version of my problem. ...
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Find inverse of a complicated function

I am looking for an analytic inverse function for ...
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Inverse matrix not computing [closed]

Hi just wondering why my Inverse of matrix will not compute? I don't believe its wrapped from //MatrixForm because I copied it by hand into a new document and it still would not work. Any ides? ...
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Fourier Transform and Inverse Fourier Transform of Lists

I am trying to compute the Fourier transform of a list, say an array of the form {{t1, y[t1]},.....{tn, y[tn]}}; apply some filters in the spectral components, and then back transform in time domain. ...
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Evaluation Control for Equation Input to NDSolve

I am trying to numerically integrate a system of equations using NDSolve and am having issues with symbolic matrix inversion taking a long time. The actual system is much more complicated, but I have ...
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InverseFunction never stops running

I have a problem finding the inverse of a function, perhaps I'm missing something.. I'd appreciate it if someone can help me out. First, I calculate an Integral of the form ...
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Inverse stochastic problem solution

I am trying to determine a probability density $p(\mu)$ such that, when $\mu$ is inputted into a forward simulation equation: $d \sim \mathcal{N}(\mu,0.1)$, I obtain a distribution on $d\sim \mathcal{...
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Inverse of Poly Log function? Asymptotic behavior of Poly Log function?

I am unable to answer important questions such as what is the inverse of PolyLog[3/2,z]? I mean can you express the solution to w = PolyLog[3/2,z] (solve for z in terms of w) in terms of functions ...
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Using LinearSolve instead of Inverse does not give a good enough precision

If I want to calculate $B^{-1}A$, then instead of using Inverse, I should in theory just be able to use LinearSolve[B,A]. Now ...
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Finding the symbolic inverse of a function

Is there a way of inverting this function to obtain $r(\rho)$? ...
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Inverting a series

How do I invert the following, \[Rho]=r + b0 Sum[Pochhammer[1/2, k]/(k! ((1 - q) k - 1)), {k, 0, \[Infinity]}] + b0^(1 - q)/(2 q) r^q + O[r^(2 q - 1)] to get $r(...