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On the Representation of Symmetric and Antisymmetric Tensors

Wolfgang Hackbusch


Various tensor formats are used for the data-sparse representation of large-scale tensors. Here we investigate how symmetric or antiymmetric tensors can be represented. The analysis leads to several open questions.

MSC Codes:
15A69, 65F99
tensor representation, symmetric tensors, antisymmetric tensors, Hierarchical Tensor Format

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2018 Repository Open Access
Wolfgang Hackbusch

On the representation of symmetric and antisymmetric tensors

In: Contemporary Computational Mathematics : a celebration of the 80th birthday of Ian Sloan / Josef Dick... (eds.)
Berlin : Springer, 2018. - pp. 483-515