On Bairstow's method for the solution of polynomial equations
Author:
Kenneth W. Brodlie
Journal:
Math. Comp. 29 (1975), 816826
MSC:
Primary 65H05
MathSciNet review:
0381283
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Abstract: We show that Bairstow's method is just one member of a family of similar algorithms for determining a quadratic factor of a polynomial. We suggest a way of choosing an appropriate member of this family for a particular problem. Numerical results indicate that our strategy compares favorably with the classical Bairstow algorithm.
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DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S00255718197503812837
PII:
S 00255718(1975)03812837
Keywords:
Solution of polynomial equations,
Bairstow's method,
quadratic factors of a polynomial
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© Copyright 1975
American Mathematical Society
