Eigenvectors

Diagonalize a $2\times2$ matrix by transforming a parallelogram until its sides become a basis of eigenvectors.

Identifier:
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/EigenvectorsByHand/
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Creator(s):
Emmanuel Amiot
Cataloger:
David Poole
Publisher:
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
Rights:
Emmanuel Amiot and Wolfram Research
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Simple but effective applet.

Simple but effective applet. Does a good job of visually demonstrating eigenvectors and how a basis of eigenvectors leadds to matrix diagonalization. Users cannot enter their own matrices, however.

good job of visually demonstrating eigenvectors

good job of visually demonstrating eigenvector