Rational Chebyshev approximations for the inverse of the error function

Authors:
J. M. Blair, C. A. Edwards and J. H. Johnson

Journal:
Math. Comp. **30** (1976), 827-830

MSC:
Primary 65D20; Secondary 33A20

MathSciNet review:
0421040

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Abstract: This report presents near-minimax rational approximations for the inverse of the error function inverf *x*, for , with relative errors ranging down to . An asymptotic formula for the region is also given.

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DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1976-0421040-7

Keywords:
Rational Chebyshev approximations,
inverse error function,
minimal Newton form

Article copyright:
© Copyright 1976
American Mathematical Society