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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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A method for the computation of the Fresnel integrals and related functions
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Math. Comp. 22 (1968), 635-640 Request permission


A new method for computing the values of the Fresnel integrals and related functions is developed. Error estimates for the resulting power series are derived, and an application of the technique is discussed.
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  • © Copyright 1968 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Math. Comp. 22 (1968), 635-640
  • MSC: Primary 65.25
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  • MathSciNet review: 0226824