Numerical Recipes in C: The Art of Scientific Computing / Edition 2

Numerical Recipes in C: The Art of Scientific Computing / Edition 2

by William H. Press, Brian P. Flannery, Saul A. Teukolsky, William T. Vetterling
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521431085

ISBN-13: 9780521431088

Pub. Date: 10/28/1992

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The product of a unique collaboration among four leading scientists in academic research and industry, Numerical Recipes is a complete text and reference book on scientific computing. In a self-contained manner it proceeds from mathematical and theoretical considerations to actual practical computer routines. With over 100 new routines bringing the total to well over

Overview

The product of a unique collaboration among four leading scientists in academic research and industry, Numerical Recipes is a complete text and reference book on scientific computing. In a self-contained manner it proceeds from mathematical and theoretical considerations to actual practical computer routines. With over 100 new routines bringing the total to well over 300, plus upgraded versions of the original routines, the new edition remains the most practical, comprehensive handbook of scientific computing available today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521431088
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/28/1992
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
994
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 1.73(d)

Table of Contents

Legal matters; List of computer programs; 1. Preliminaries; 2. Solution of linear algebraic equations; 3. Interpolation and extrapolation; 4. Integration of functions; 5. Evaluation of functions; 6. Special functions; 7. Random numbers; 8. Sorting; 9. Root finding and nonlinear sets of equations; 10. Minimization or maximization of functions; 11. Eigensystems; 12. Fast Fourier transform; 13. Fourier and spectral applications; 14. Statistical description of data; 15. Modeling of data; 16. Integration of ordinary differential equations; 17. Two point boundary value problems; 18. Integral equations and inverse theory; 19. Partial differential equations; 20. Less-numerical algorithms; References; Index of programs and dependencies; General index.

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