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An iterative method for computing the generalized inverse of an arbitrary matrix

Author: Adi Ben-Israel
Journal: Math. Comp. 19 (1965), 452-455
MSC: Primary 65.35
MathSciNet review: 0179915
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Abstract: The iterative process, ${X_{n + 1}} = {X_n}(2I - A{X_n})$, for computing ${A^{ - 1}}$, is generalized to obtain the generalized inverse.

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