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Chebyshev iteration methods for integral equations of the second kind.

Author: T. W. Sag
Journal: Math. Comp. 24 (1970), 341-355
MSC: Primary 65.75
MathSciNet review: 0278564
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Abstract: In this paper the numerical solution of Fredholm integral equations of the second kind using an iterative method in which the solution is represented by a Chebyshev series is discussed. A description of a technique of Chebyshev reduction of the norm of the kernel for use in cases when the iterations converge slowly or not at all is also given. Finally, the application of the methods to other types of second-kind equations is considered.

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Keywords: Fredholm integral equations, iteration, Chebyshev series approximation, numerical quadrature, Chebyshev reduction of kernel, nonlinear integral equations
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