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Mathematics of Computation

Published by the American Mathematical Society, the Mathematics of Computation (MCOM) is devoted to research articles of the highest quality in all areas of pure and applied mathematics.

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

The 2020 MCQ for Mathematics of Computation is 1.98.

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REVIEWS AND DESCRIPTIONS OF TABLES AND BOOKS

Review information:

Journal: Math. Comp. 67 (1998), 447-456
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-98-00940-5
Review copyright: © Copyright 1998 American Mathematical Society
Full text: PDF   This review is available free of charge.


Numerical methods for differential equations. A computational approach, by John R. Dormand
Additional book information: CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 1996, x+368 pp., $69.95$
MSC (1991): Primary 65-01, 65Lxx

Reviewed by: Winfried Auzinger
Affiliation: Institute for Applied and Numerical Mathematics Vienna University of Technology Vienna, Austria
An introduction to functional analysis and computational mathematics, by V. I. Lebedev
Additional book information: Birkhäuser, Boston, MA, 1977, x+255 pp., $59.95$
MSC (1991): Primary 46-01, 65-01

Reviewed by: Carl de Boor
Affiliation: Center for Mathematical Sciences University of Wisconsin 1308 Dayton St. Madison, WI 53715-1149
Numerical recipes in Fortran 90: The art of parallel scientific computing, Volume 2 of Fortan numerical recipes, second edition, by Saul A. Teukolsky William H. Press, William T. Vetterling and Brian P. Flannery
Additional book information: Cambridge University Press, New York, NY, 1996, xx+551 pp., $44.95$; $39.95$, software diskette available separately
MSC (1991): Primary 65-01, 65-04

Reviewed by: Daniel W. Lozier
Algorithms for linear-quadratic optimization, by Vasile Sima
Additional book information: (Pure & Applied Mathematics: A Series of Monographs and Textbooks/200), Marcel Dekker, Inc., Monticello, New York, 1996, vii+366 pp., $150.00$
MSC (1991): Primary 49N10, 65-01, 65F15, 93C05, 93B40

Reviewed by: Peter Benner
Affiliation: Zentrum für Technomathematik Fachbereich 3 - Mathematik und Informatik Universität Bremen Bremen, Germany
Computation of special functions, by Shanjie Zhang and Jianming Jin
Additional book information: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, NY, 1996, xxvi+717 pp., $89.95$
MSC (1991): Primary 65D20, 33-04

Reviewed by: Daniel W. Lozier
Computational ocean acoustics, by William A. Kuperman Finn B. Jensen, Michael B. Porter and Henrik Schmidt
Additional book information: AIP Series in Modern Acoustics and Signal Processing, American Institute of Physics, New York, NY, 1994, xvi+612 pp., $85.00$
MSC (1991): Primary 86-08, 86A05

Reviewed by: R. P. Gilbert
Affiliation: Department of Mathematical Sciences University of Delaware Newark, DE 19716
Applications on advanced architecture computers, edited by Greg Astfalk
Additional book information: edited by Greg Astfalk, SIAM, Philadelphia, PA, 1996, xvii+359 pp., $35.00$
MSC (1991): Primary 65-06, 65Y05, 65C20, 68U20

Reviewed by: Daniel W. Lozier
Journal: Math. Comp. 67 (1998), 447-456
Review copyright: © Copyright 1998 American Mathematical Society