Why is the Gram-Schmidt Process Numerically Unstable?

1. Dec 11, 2008

ModernLogic

This is probably a difficult question to answer, but if someone could refer me to some books/journals, I would greatly appreciate that.

2. Dec 11, 2008

Vid

3. Dec 11, 2008

Defennder

Wow his exact question was answered by a section on Wikipedia. Impressive.