Scientific Computation

Scientific Computation

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by Gaston H. Gonnet, Ralf Scholl
     
 

Using real-life applications, this graduate-level textbook introduces different mathematical methods of scientific computation to solve minimization problems.See more details below

Overview

Using real-life applications, this graduate-level textbook introduces different mathematical methods of scientific computation to solve minimization problems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521849890
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/31/2009
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Gaston H. Gonnet is a Professor in the Department of Informatik at ETH, Zurich. His research interests lie in symbolic and algebraic computation, system development, limit and series computation and heuristic algorithms, computational biochemistry algorithms, and the design and analysis of algorithms.

Ralf Scholl teaches mathematics, physics, and science and technology at the Geschwister-Scholl-Gymnasium in Stuttgart. His interests lie in the didactics of teaching science and mathematics at high school to graduate level.

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Determination of the accurate location of an aircraft; 2. When to replace equipment; 3. SSP using LS and SVD; 4. SSP using least squares and best basis; 5. SSP learning methods (nearest neighbours); 6. SSP with linear programming (LP); 7. Stock market prediction; 8. Phylogenetic tree construction; Appendixes; Index.

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