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Mathematics of Computation

Published by the American Mathematical Society since 1960 (published as Mathematical Tables and other Aids to Computation 1943-1959), Mathematics of Computation is devoted to research articles of the highest quality in computational mathematics.

ISSN 1088-6842 (online) ISSN 0025-5718 (print)

The 2020 MCQ for Mathematics of Computation is 1.78.

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The use of the central limit theorem for interpolating in tables of probability distribution functions
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Math. Comp. 13 (1959), 213-216 Request permission
    Harald Cramér, Mathematical Methods of Statistics, Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1951, p. 213-220. E. Rossow, Technische Universität, Berlin, private communication.
  • Ronald A. Fisher and Frank Yates, Statistical Tables for Biological, Agricultural and Medical Research, Oliver and Boyd, London, 1948. 3d ed. MR 0030288
  • Tables of the error function and of its first twenty derivatives, The Annals of the Computation Laboratory of Harvard University, vol. 23, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1952. By the Staff of the Computation Laboratory. MR 0044891
  • Harvard University, Computation Laboratory, Annals, v. 35: Tables of the Cumulative Binomial Distribution, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1955. Joseph Berkson, “A statistically precise and relatively simple method of estimating the bio-assay with quantal response, based on the logistic function,” Journal of the American Statistical Association, v. 48, No. 263, September, 1953.
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  • © Copyright 1959 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Math. Comp. 13 (1959), 213-216
  • MSC: Primary 65.00
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  • MathSciNet review: 0105789