Scientific Computing: An Introductory Survey

Scientific Computing: An Introductory Survey

by Michael T. Heath




Scientific Computing presents a broad overview of numerical methods and software for students and professionals in computational-oriented disciplines who need to solve mathematical problems. This clear,well-written text is particularly useful for students of engineering,computer science,and the sciences who want to learn which techniques (and software) are appropriate to use in problem solving.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071122290
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 07/28/2001
Edition description: REV
Pages: 563
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

1 Scientific Computing
2 Systems of Linear Equations
3 Linear Least Squares
4 Eigenvalues and Singular Values
5 Nonlinear Equations
6 Optimization
7 Interpolation
8 Numerical Integration and Differentiation
9 Initial Value Problems for ODE's
10 Boundary Value Problems for ODE's
11 Partial Differential Equations
12 Fast Fourier Transform
13 Random Numbers and Simulation Methods

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