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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)

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Contents of Volume 66, Number 218
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A posteriori error estimate for the mixed finite element method
Carsten Carstensen PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 465-476
A numerical scheme based on mean value solutions for the Helmholtz equation on triangular grids
M. G. Andrade and J. B. R. do Val PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 477-493
Viscosity methods for piecewise smooth solutions to scalar conservation laws
Tao Tang and Zhen-huan Teng PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 495-526
On convergence of numerical schemes for hyperbolic conservation laws with stiff source terms
Abdallah Chalabi PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 527-545
A priori error estimates for numerical methods for scalar conservation laws. Part II : flux-splitting monotone schemes on irregular Cartesian grids
Bernardo Cockburn and Pierre-Alain Gremaud PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 547-572
On quasi-Monte Carlo simulation of stochastic differential equations
Norbert Hofmann and Peter Mathé PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 573-589
Distribution properties of multiply-with-c arry random number generators
Raymond Couture and Pierre L’Ecuyer PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 591-607
Some extensions of the Lanczos-Ortiz theory of canonical polynomials in the Tau Method
M. E. Froes Bunchaft PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 609-621
Analysis of an algorithm for generating locally optimal meshes for $L_2$ approximation by discontinuous piecewise polynomials
Y. Tourigny and M. J. Baines PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 623-650
Optimal, quasi-optimal and superlinear band-Toeplitz preconditioners for asymptotically ill-conditioned positive definite Toeplitz systems
Stefano Serra PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 651-665
Implicitly restarted Arnoldi with purification for the shift-invert transformation
Karl Meerbergen and Alastair Spence PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 667-689
On generalized bisection of $n$-simplices
Reiner Horst PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 691-698
The resolution of the Gibbs phenomenon for spherical harmonics
Anne Gelb PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 699-717
On numerical methods for discrete least-squares approximation by trigonometric polynomials
Heike Faßbender PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 719-741
Accelerated polynomial approximation of finite order entire functions by growth reduction
Jürgen Müller PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 743-761
On integer Chebyshev polynomials
Laurent Habsieger and Bruno Salvy PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 763-770
On some inequalities for the incomplete gamma function
Horst Alzer PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 771-778
Computing irreducible representations of supersolvable groups over small finite fields
A. Omrani and A. Shokrollahi PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 779-786
Computing canonical heights with little (or no) factorization
Joseph H. Silverman PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 787-805
Bounds for multiplicative cosets over fields of prime order
Corey Powell PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 807-822
Computation of Galois groups over function fields
Thomas Mattman and John McKay PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 823-831
Rational eigenvectors in spaces of ternary forms
Larry Lehman PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 833-839
On searching for solutions of the Diophantine equation $x^3+y^3+z^3=n$
Kenji Koyama, Yukio Tsuruoka and Hiroshi Sekigawa PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 841-851
On the $r$-rank Artin Conjecture
Francesco Pappalardi PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 853-868
The Rabin-Monier theorem for Lucas pseudoprimes
F. Arnault PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 869-881
Numbers whose positive divisors have small integral harmonic mean
G. L. Cohen PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 883-891
Decomposing 40 billion integers by four tetrahedral numbers
Chung-Chiang Chou and Yuefan Deng PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 893-901
On the rapid computation of various polylogarithmic constants
David Bailey, Peter Borwein and Simon Plouffe PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 903-913
Corrigendum Parity of class numbers and Witt equivalence of quartic fields
Stanislav Jakubec, Frantisek Marko and Kazimierz Szymiczek PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 927-927

Book Reviews
Book reviews do not contain an abstract. You may download each review in this issue using the links below.

Acta numerica 1995, edited by A. Iserles.
Numerical solution of partial differential equations, by K. W. Morton and D. F. Mayers.
Computer Numerik 1, 2, by Christoph Überhuber.
Abstract machine models for highly parallel comptuers, edited by John R. Davy and Peter M. Dew.
Mathematics, climate and environment, edited by J. I. Diaz and J. L. Lions.
Iterative methods for linear and nonlinear equations, by C. T. Kelley.
Quadratics, by Richard A Mollin.
Enumeration to $10^{14}$ of the twin primes and Brun's constant, by Thomas R. Nicely.
Reviewer: Vidar Thomée
Reviewer: Lars B. Wahlbin
Reviewer: Andreas Frommer
Reviewer: Daniel W. Lozier
Reviewer: Juan Mario Restrepo
Reviewer: Howard Elman
Reviewer: Harvey Cohn
Reviewer: Richard P. Brent
Review information PDF
Math. Comp. 66 (1997), 915-925