polar cone
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English[edit]
Noun[edit]
polar cone (plural polar cones)
- (linear algebra) Relative to a set S in R^{n}, the set of points y such that the inner product of x and y is not positive for any point x in S.
- Since a is in S and b is in S^{o} — the polar cone of S — we know that a^{T} b ≤ 0.
See also[edit]
- (set of points): dual cone
References[edit]
- Vince A. Sposito and H. T. David, "A Note on Farkas Lemmas Over Cone Domains", SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics, Vol. 22, No. 3. (May, 1972), pp. 356-358. [1]
Further reading[edit]
- Dual cone and polar cone on Wikipedia.Wikipedia