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org.jscience.mathematics.structure
Interface VectorSpace<V,F extends Field>

All Superinterfaces:
GroupAdditive<V>, javolution.lang.Immutable, Structure<V>, javolution.lang.ValueType
All Known Subinterfaces:
VectorSpaceNormed<V,F>
All Known Implementing Classes:
ComplexMatrix, ComplexVector, DenseMatrix, DenseVector, Float64Matrix, Float64Vector, Matrix, SparseMatrix, SparseVector, Vector

public interface VectorSpace<V,F extends Field>
extends GroupAdditive<V>

This interface represents a vector space over a field with two operations, vector addition and scalar multiplication.

Version:
3.0, February 13, 2006
Author:
Jean-Marie Dautelle
See Also:
Wikipedia: Vector Space

Method Summary
 V times(F a)
          Returns the scalar multiplication of this vector by the specified field element.
 
Methods inherited from interface org.jscience.mathematics.structure.GroupAdditive
opposite, plus
 
Methods inherited from interface javolution.lang.ValueType
copy
 

Method Detail

times

V times(F a)
Returns the scalar multiplication of this vector by the specified field element.

Parameters:
a - the field element,
Returns:
this ยท a.

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