Advances in Numerical Analysis: Volume III: Large-Scale Matrix Problems and the Numerical Solution…

Hardcover | January 1, 1990

EditorJohn Gilbert, Donald Kershaw

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This book contains contributions from the invited speakers to the fifth S.E.R.C Summer School in Numerical Analysis, which was held at Lancaster University from 19th to 31st July, 1992. The expositions were at a level which could be understood by post-graduate research students, yet would be advanced enough to stimulate established researchers. The book should therefore be useful to a wide class of readers. The topics which are covered include some of the most important areas of current research in numerical analysis. The contributors are: Jesse L. Barlow, Pennsylvania State University; Professor Jack Dongarra, Oak Ridge National Library; Professor Howard C. Elman, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, Maryland; Professor Randolph E. Bank, University of California; Professor J.W. Jerome, NorthwesternUniversity, and Professor Maurizio Pandolfi, Politecnico di Torino, Italy.

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This book contains contributions from the invited speakers to the fifth S.E.R.C Summer School in Numerical Analysis, which was held at Lancaster University from 19th to 31st July, 1992. The expositions were at a level which could be understood by post-graduate research students, yet would be advanced enough to stimulate established re...

John Gilbert, Senior Lecturer in Mathematics, Lancaster University. Donald Kershaw, Reader Emeritus in Mathematics, Lancaster University.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:220 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.01 inPublished:January 1, 1990Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0198534639

ISBN - 13:9780198534631

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Table of Contents

Part I: Large Scale Matrix Problems1. The parallel solution of the symmetric Eigenvalue problem2. Performance of LAPACK3. Iterative methods for linear systemsPart II: Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations4. Hierarchical preconditioners for elliptic partial differential equations5. The mathematical study for elliptic partial differential equations6. Hyperbolic systems

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`It contains a great deal of information ... Jerome's study of the modelling of semi conductors brings to bear a range of mathematical and computational tools and presents the state of the art in masterly fashion. All the sections of this book are useful, and it is worth having just forJerome's section alone.'The Times Higher, 29 September 1995