Permutations and Determinants

  • Rafael Martínez-GuerraEmail author
  • Oscar Martínez-Fuentes
  • Juan Javier Montesinos-García
Part of the Mathematical and Analytical Techniques with Applications to Engineering book series (MATE)


This chapter introduces basic concepts about permutations and determinants of matrices, the first part contains permutation groups explained through various definitions and theorems, the second part is about determinants of matrices, a method to obtain the determinant of a matrix is given along various other useful results.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rafael Martínez-Guerra
    • 1
    Email author
  • Oscar Martínez-Fuentes
    • 1
  • Juan Javier Montesinos-García
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de Control AutomáticoCINVESTAV-IPNMexico CityMexico

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