# slarz.f - Man Page

## Synopsis

### Functions/Subroutines

subroutine slarz (SIDE, M, N, L, V, INCV, TAU, C, LDC, WORK)
SLARZ applies an elementary reflector (as returned by stzrzf) to a general matrix.

## Function/Subroutine Documentation

### subroutine slarz (character SIDE, integer M, integer N, integer L, real, dimension( * ) V, integer INCV, real TAU, real, dimension( ldc, * ) C, integer LDC, real, dimension( * ) WORK)

SLARZ applies an elementary reflector (as returned by stzrzf) to a general matrix.

Purpose:

``` SLARZ applies a real elementary reflector H to a real M-by-N
matrix C, from either the left or the right. H is represented in the
form

H = I - tau * v * v**T

where tau is a real scalar and v is a real vector.

If tau = 0, then H is taken to be the unit matrix.

H is a product of k elementary reflectors as returned by STZRZF.```
Parameters:

SIDE

```          SIDE is CHARACTER*1
= 'L': form  H * C
= 'R': form  C * H```

M

```          M is INTEGER
The number of rows of the matrix C.```

N

```          N is INTEGER
The number of columns of the matrix C.```

L

```          L is INTEGER
The number of entries of the vector V containing
the meaningful part of the Householder vectors.
If SIDE = 'L', M >= L >= 0, if SIDE = 'R', N >= L >= 0.```

V

```          V is REAL array, dimension (1+(L-1)*abs(INCV))
The vector v in the representation of H as returned by
STZRZF. V is not used if TAU = 0.```

INCV

```          INCV is INTEGER
The increment between elements of v. INCV <> 0.```

TAU

```          TAU is REAL
The value tau in the representation of H.```

C

```          C is REAL array, dimension (LDC,N)
On entry, the M-by-N matrix C.
On exit, C is overwritten by the matrix H * C if SIDE = 'L',
or C * H if SIDE = 'R'.```

LDC

```          LDC is INTEGER
The leading dimension of the array C. LDC >= max(1,M).```

WORK

```          WORK is REAL array, dimension
(N) if SIDE = 'L'
or (M) if SIDE = 'R'```
Author:

Univ. of Tennessee

Univ. of California Berkeley

NAG Ltd.

Date:

December 2016

Contributors:

A. Petitet, Computer Science Dept., Univ. of Tenn., Knoxville, USA

Further Details:

Definition at line 147 of file slarz.f.

## Author

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## Referenced By

The man page slarz(3) is an alias of slarz.f(3).

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