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Mathematics of Computation
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Practical throw-back interpolation


Author: F. D. Burgoyne
Journal: Math. Comp. 25 (1971), 115-117
MSC: Primary 65.20
MathSciNet review: 0287665
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Abstract: Precise conditions are determined for the validity of some frequently-used throwback interpolation formulae.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1971-0287665-2
PII: S 0025-5718(1971)0287665-2
Keywords: Throw-back interpolation, precise conditions for validity, Bessel formula, Everett formula, fifth differences negligible, sixth differences negligible
Article copyright: © Copyright 1971 American Mathematical Society