Numerische Mathematik

, Volume 29, Issue 3, pp 261–267 | Cite as

Error bounds for continued fractionsK(1/bn)

  • David A. Field


A priori truncation error bounds are obtained for continued fractions of the formK(1/bn),bn complex. The error bounds are easily applied to the case whenbn→0 asn→∞. A numerical example involving the complex error function is given.

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AMS(MOS): 30A22 CR: 5.13 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • David A. Field
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsCollege of the Holy CrossWorcesterUSA

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