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Main Title Numerical methods that work /
Author Acton, Forman S.,
Publisher Harper & Row,
Year Published 1970
OCLC Number 00090399
ISBN 0060401613; 9780060401610
Subjects Numerical analysis. ; Numerische Mathematik ; Numerisches Verfahren ; Analyse numérique.
Additional Subjects Numerical analysis
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EJEM  QA297.A33 1970 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 01/01/1988
Collation xviii, 541 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 529-532) and index.
Contents Notes
pt. I. Fundamental methods. The calculation of functions ; Roots of transcendental equations ; Interpolation : and all that! ; Quadrature ; Ordinary differential equations : initial conditions ; Ordinary differential equations : boundary conditions ; Strategy versus tactics : roots of polynomials ; Eigenvalues I ; Fourier series -- pt. II. Double trouble. The evaluation of integrals ; Power series, continued fractions and rational approximations ; Economization of approximations ; Eigenvalues II : rotational methods ; Roots of equations : again ; The care and treatment of singularities ; Instability in extrapolation ; Minimum methods ; Laplace's equation : an overview ; Network problems.