Please, explain how to find eigenvectors step by step. As I really didn't get, I read many sources, but I couldn't find easier way to find them.

Thank you!

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- Jan 12th 2009, 11:19 AMJrShohinAnyone can explain how to find eigenvectors?
Please, explain how to find eigenvectors step by step. As I really didn't get, I read many sources, but I couldn't find easier way to find them.

Thank you! - Jan 12th 2009, 11:23 AMMoo
First find the

**eigenvalues**, $\displaystyle \lambda$, then solve for the column vector X, which will be the eigenvector, in $\displaystyle AX=\lambda X$

Eigenvector -- from Wolfram MathWorld - Jan 12th 2009, 11:58 AMJrShohin
- Jan 12th 2009, 12:22 PMmr fantastic
MHF threads:

http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...envectors.html

http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...envectors.html

http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...n-vectors.html

http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...lues-help.html

http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...envectors.html

etc. etc.

And I know that Google will turn up many many more examples.