Fundamentals of Matrix Computations / Edition 2by David S. Watkins
Pub. Date: 05/28/2002
The use of numerical methods continues to expand rapidly. At their heart lie matrix computations. Written in a clear, expository style, it allows students and professionals to build confidence in themselves by putting the theory behind matrix computations into practice instantly. Algorithms that allow students to work examples and write programs introduce each chapter. The book then moves on to discuss more complicated theoretical material. Using a step-by-step approach, it introduces mathematical material only as it is needed. Exercises range from routine computations and verifications to extensive programming projects and challenging proofs.
- Publication date:
- Pure and Applied Mathematics: A Wiley Series of Texts, Monographs and Tracts Series, #56
- Edition description:
- Product dimensions:
- 1.56(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)
Table of Contents
Gaussian Elimination and its Variants.
Sensitivity of Linear Systems.
The Least Squares Problem.
The Singular Value Decomposition.
Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors I.
Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors II.
Iterative Methods for Linear Systems.
Appendix: Some Sources of Software for Matrix Computations.
Index of MATLAB Terms.
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