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A note on Chambers’ method
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by J. A. Blackburn and Y. Beaudoin PDF
Math. Comp. 28 (1974), 573-574 Request permission

Abstract:

A correction is given for one of Chambers’ second-order iteration formulae. It is shown that composition of the secant method with itself exhibits a convergence exponent of 2.414, whereas composition of the iteration function with itself yields an exponent of 2.831.
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  • © Copyright 1974 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Math. Comp. 28 (1974), 573-574
  • MSC: Primary 65H05
  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1974-0341850-2
  • MathSciNet review: 0341850