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The inverse eigenvalue problem for real symmetric Toeplitz matrices

Author: H. J. Landau
Journal: J. Amer. Math. Soc. 7 (1994), 749-767
MSC: Primary 15A18; Secondary 15A21, 15A60, 47B35
MathSciNet review: 1234570
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Abstract: We show that every set of $ n$ real numbers is the set of eigenvalues of an $ n \times n$ real symmetric Toeplitz matrix; the matrix has a certain additional regularity. The argument--based on the topological degree--is nonconstructive.

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Keywords: Toeplitz matrices, inverse eigenvalue problem, regular Toeplitz matrix
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