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similarity transformation

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### Context

#### Linear algebra

**homotopy theory, (∞,1)-category theory, homotopy type theory**

flavors: stable, equivariant, rational, p-adic, proper, geometric, cohesive, directed…

models: topological, simplicial, localic, …

see also **algebraic topology**

**Introductions**

**Definitions**

**Paths and cylinders**

**Homotopy groups**

**Basic facts**

**Theorems**

In linear algebra and matrix calculus, a *similarity transformation* between quadratic matrices $A$ and $B$ is an invertible matrix $S$, such that

$B = S^{-1} A S
\,.$

This is a special case of the concept of conjugation action.

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