# Question:Spliting of a matrix

## Question:Spliting of a matrix

Maple 2015

Dear Users!

Hope you would be fine with everything. I have following code to generate marix A of order M by M

restart; with(LinearAlgebra); with(linalg); Digits := 30; M := 10; nu := 1;

for k1 while k1 <= M do

C[k1] := simplify(sum((-1)^(k1-1-i1)*GAMMA(k1-1+i1+2*nu)*GAMMA(nu+1/2)*x^i1/(GAMMA(i1+nu+1/2)*factorial(k1-1-i1)*factorial(i1)*GAMMA(2*nu)), i1 = 0 .. k1-1))

end do;

A := evalm(Matrix(M, M, proc (i, j) options operator, arrow; eval(C[j], x = (i-1)/(M-1)) end proc))

I want to split (or decompose) A into two parts Ad and Ab

where Ad is M by M matrix of all entries of A but first and last rows of Ad shoud be zero

and Ab is M by M matrix with zero entries expect first and last rows.

For exmaple for M = 5, A, Ab and Ad are given as,

Ab := Matrix(5, 5, {(1, 1) = 1, (1, 2) = -2, (1, 3) = 3, (1, 4) = -4, (1, 5) = 5, (2, 1) = 0, (2, 2) = 0, (2, 3) = 0, (2, 4) = 0, (2, 5) = 0, (3, 1) = 0, (3, 2) = 0, (3, 3) = 0, (3, 4) = 0, (3, 5) = 0, (4, 1) = 0, (4, 2) = 0, (4, 3) = 0, (4, 4) = 0, (4, 5) = 0, (5, 1) = 1, (5, 2) = 2, (5, 3) = 3, (5, 4) = 4, (5, 5) = 5});

Ad := Matrix(5, 5, {(1, 1) = 0, (1, 2) = 0, (1, 3) = 0, (1, 4) = 0, (1, 5) = 0, (2, 1) = 1, (2, 2) = -1, (2, 3) = 0, (2, 4) = 1, (2, 5) = -1, (3, 1) = 1, (3, 2) = 0, (3, 3) = -1, (3, 4) = 0, (3, 5) = 1, (4, 1) = 1, (4, 2) = 1, (4, 3) = 0, (4, 4) = -1, (4, 5) = -1, (5, 1) = 0, (5, 2) = 0, (5, 3) = 0, (5, 4) = 0, (5, 5) = 0});