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Fundamentals of Numerical Computing

Fundamentals of Numerical Computing

L. F. Shampine , Rebecca Chan Allen , S. Pruess

ISBN: 978-0-471-16363-3

Aug 1996

288 pages

Select type: Paperback

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This book examines the solution of some of the most common problems of numerical computation. By concentrating on one effective algorithm for each basic task, it develops the fundamental theory in a brief, elementary way. There are ample exercises, and codes are provided to reduce the time otherwise required for programming and debugging. Exposes reader to the art of numerical computing as well as the science.
Errors and Floating Point Arithmetic.

Systems of Linear Equations.


Roots of Nonlinear Equations.

Numerical Integration.

Ordinary Differential Equations.


Answers to Selected Exercises.