- Author : Steven T. Karris
- Publisher : Orchard Publications
- Release Date : 2004
- Genre: Education
- Pages : 570
- ISBN 10 : 9780974423913
Numerical Analysis Using MATLAB and Spreadsheets Book Description :
Annotation This text provides complete, clear, and detailed explanations of the principal numerical analysis methods and well known functions used in science and engineering. These are illustrated with many practical examples. With this text the reader learns numerical analysis with many real-world applications, MATLAB, and spreadsheets simultaneously. This text includes the following chapters:? Introduction to MATLAB? Root Approximations? Sinusoids and Complex Numbers? Matrices and Determinants? Review of Differential Equations? Fourier, Taylor, and Maclaurin Series? Finite Differences and Interpolation? Linear and Parabolic Regression? Solution of Differential Equations by Numerical Methods? Integration by Numerical Methods? Difference Equations? Partial Fraction Expansion? The Gamma and Beta Functions? Orthogonal Functions and Matrix Factorizations? Bessel, Legendre, and Chebyshev Polynomials? Optimization MethodsEach chapter contains numerous practical applications supplemented with detailed instructionsfor using MATLAB and/or Microsoft Excel? to obtain quick solutions.