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Journal: Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 1367-1374
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-97-00877-6
Review copyright: © Copyright 1997 American Mathematical Society
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Mathematics of Computation 1943--1993: A half-century of computational mathematics, edited by Walter Gautschi
Additional book information: edited by Walter Gautschi, Proc. Sympos. Appl. Math., Vol. 48, American Mathematical Society, Providence, RI, 1994, xx + 643 pp., $90.00
MSC (1991): Primary 65-06, 11-06, 11Yxx

Reviewed by: H. W. Lenstra, Jr.
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics University of California at Berkeley Berkeley, CA 94720-3840
Afternotes on numerical analysis, by G. W. Stewart
Additional book information: SIAM, Philadelphia, PA, 1996, x + 200 pp., $29.50
MSC (1991): Primary 65-01

Reviewed by: Steven M. Serbin
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics University of Tennessee Knoxville, TN 37996-1300
Navier-Stokes equations and nonlinear functional analysis, by Roger Temam
Additional book information: CBMS-NSF Regional Conference Series in Applied Mathematics, Vol. 66, second edition, SIAM, Philadelphia, PA, 1995, xiv + 141 pp., $26.50
MSC (1991): Primary 76-02, 65M60

Reviewed by: Stig Larsson
Affiliation: Chalmers University of Technology and Göteborg University S-41296 Göteborg, Sweden
Email: stig@math.chalmers.se
Numerical solution of the incompressible Navier-Stokes equations, by L. Quartapelle
Additional book information: International Series of Numerical Mathematics, Vol. 113, Birkhäuser, Basel, 1993, xii + 291 pp., $100.00
MSC (1991): Primary 76-02, 76D05, 76Mxx, 65Mxx

Reviewed by: Ohannes Karakashian
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics University of Tennessee Knoxville, TN 37996-1300
Theory and numerics of ordinary and partial differential equations, by J. Levesley M. Ainsworth, W. A. Light and M. Marletta
Additional book information: Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1995, xiii + 333 pp., $62.00
MSC (1991): Primary 65-02, 65Lxx, 65Mxx

Reviewed by: J. Thomas King
Affiliation: Department of Mathematical Sciences University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH 45221-0025
Selected topics in approximation and computation, by Krszysztof A. Sikorski and Frank Stenger Marek A. Kowalski
Additional book information: Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1995, xiv + 349 pp., $65.00
MSC (1991): Primary 41-00

Reviewed by: Ewald Quak
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics Texas A & M University College Station, TX 77843-3368
Email: quak@math.tamu.edu
Journal: Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 1367-1374
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-97-00877-6
Review copyright: © Copyright 1997 American Mathematical Society