closed operator

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closed operator

[¦klōzd ′äp·ə‚rād·ər]
(mathematics)
A linear transformation ƒ whose domain A is contained in a normed vector space X satisfying the condition that if lim xn = x for a sequence xn in A, and lim ƒ(xn) = y, then x is in A and ƒ(x) = y.
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Furthermore, since the analysis operators happen to be unbounded, we restrict ourselves to closable operators for a minimal controllability on the process.