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Sparse Solver Routines

Intel® Math Kernel Library (Intel® MKL)
provides user-callable sparsesolver software to solve real or complex, symmetric, structurally symmetric or nonsymmetric, positive definite, indefinite or Hermitian square sparse linear system of algebraic equations.
The terms and concepts required to understand the use of the
Intel® MKL
sparse solver routines are discussed in the
Appendix "Linear Solvers Basics"
. If you are familiar with linear sparse solvers and sparse matrix storage schemes, you can skip these sections and go directly to the interface descriptions.
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