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Book Information:

Author: R. Ansorge
Title: Differenzenapproximationen partieller Anfangswertaufgaben
Additional book information: Leitfäden der angewandten Mathematik und Mechanik (LAMM), Volume 45, B. G. Teubner, Stuttgart, 1978, 298 pp., DM 29.80.

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  • 2. George E. Forsythe and Wolfgang R. Wasow, Finite-difference methods for partial differential equations, Applied Mathematics Series, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York-London, 1960. MR 0130124
  • 3. P. D. Lax and R. D. Richtmyer, Survey of the stability of linear finite difference equations, Comm. Pure Appl. Math. 9 (1956), 267–293. MR 0079204,
  • 4. L. F. Richardson, The approximate arithmetic solution by finite differences of physical problems involving differential equations, with an application to the stresses in a masonry dam, Philos. Trans. Roy. Soc. London Ser. A 210 (1910), 307-357.
  • 5. L. F. Richardson, Weather prediction by numerical process, Cambridge Univ. Press, 1922, 236 pp.
  • 6. Robert D. Richtmyer and K. W. Morton, Difference methods for initial-value problems, Second edition. Interscience Tracts in Pure and Applied Mathematics, No. 4, Interscience Publishers John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York-London-Sydney, 1967. MR 0220455

Review Information:

Reviewer: Wolfgang Wasow
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 2 (1980), 200-202