LinearAlgebra`BLAS`
LinearAlgebra`BLAS`

GER

GER[α,x,y,a]

computes the rank-one update a+αOuter[Times,x,y] and resets a to the result.

Details and OptionsDetails
  • To use GER, you first need to load the BLAS Package using Needs["LinearAlgebra`BLAS`"].
  • The following arguments must be given:
  • αinput expressionscalar mutliple
    xinput expressionvector
    yinput expressionvector
    a
  • input/output symbol
  • matrix; the symbol value is modified in place
  • Dimensions of the matrix and vector arguments must be such that the dot product and addition are well defined.
  • Examples

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    Basic Examples  (1)

    Load the BLAS package:

    In[1]:=
    Click for copyable input

    Apply a rank-one update to a matrix:

    In[2]:=
    Click for copyable input
    Out[2]=

    Scope  (4)

    Properties & Relations  (1)

    Possible Issues  (2)