A collocation method for Fredholm integral equations of the second kind

Authors:
E. N. Houstis and T. S. Papatheodorou

Journal:
Math. Comp. **32** (1978), 159-173

MSC:
Primary 65R05; Secondary 45B05

MathSciNet review:
0458967

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Abstract: An interpolation scheme based on piecewise cubic polynomials with Gaussian points as interpolation points is analyzed and applied to the solution of Fredholm equations of the second kind.

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DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1978-0458967-8

Keywords:
Collocation method,
integral equations

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American Mathematical Society