Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Peter R. Turner
    Pages 1-14
  3. Peter R. Turner
    Pages 115-148
  4. Peter R. Turner
    Pages 149-165
  5. Peter R. Turner
    Pages 166-189
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 190-208

About this book


This book considers some of the most fundamental ideas of mathematical and in particular, numerical computing. These in turn form the basis of most of the techniques of scientific computing which are widely used in almost every branch of scientific work and in business and economic applications.


approximation calculus differential equation numerical analysis scientific computing

Authors and affiliations

  • Peter R. Turner
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of LancasterLancasterUK
  2. 2.Mathematics DepartmentUnited States Naval AcademyAnnapolisUSA

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