Chebyshev approximations for the Fresnel integrals

Author:
W. J. Cody

Journal:
Math. Comp. **22** (1968), 450-453

MathSciNet review:
0238469

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Abstract: Rational Chebyshev approimations have been computed for the Fresnel integrals and for arguments in the intervals and , and for the related functions and for the intervals , and . Maximal relative errors range down to .

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DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-68-99871-2

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American Mathematical Society