# A Simple Proof of the Polar Decomposition Theorem

Annales Mathematicae Silesianae (2017)

- Volume: 31, Issue: 1, page 165-171
- ISSN: 0860-2107

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topPaweł Wójcik. "A Simple Proof of the Polar Decomposition Theorem." Annales Mathematicae Silesianae 31.1 (2017): 165-171. <http://eudml.org/doc/288546>.

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abstract = {In this expository paper, we present a new and easier proof of the Polar Decomposition Theorem. Unlike in classical proofs, we do not use the square root of a positive matrix. The presented proof is accessible to a broad audience.},

author = {Paweł Wójcik},

journal = {Annales Mathematicae Silesianae},

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