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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.

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An iterative method for the numerical inversion of Laplace transforms
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Math. Comp. 64 (1995), 1193-1198 Request permission


We present an algorithm for the numerical inversion of Laplace transforms that is a particular case of the iterated regularization method proposed by Vainikko in 1982. To construct the finite-dimensional space, we use Laguerre polynomials. Error bounds for the approximations are derived.
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  • © Copyright 1995 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Math. Comp. 64 (1995), 1193-1198
  • MSC: Primary 65R30; Secondary 65R10
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