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Acta Numerica 2001

Volume 10


Part of Acta Numerica

Roland Becker, Rolf Rannacher, Philippe G. Ciarlet, Dominique Chapelle, Michael Eiermann, Oliver G. Ernst, Markus Hegland, J. E. Marsden, M. West, M. J. Todd
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  • Date Published: August 2011
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521157698

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  • Numerical analysis is the subject of applied mathematics concerned mainly with using computers in evaluating or approximating mathematical models. As such, it is crucial to all applications of mathematics in science and engineering, as well as being an important discipline on its own. Acta Numerica surveys annually the most important developments in numerical analysis and scientific computing. The subjects and authors of the substantive survey articles are chosen by a distinguished international editorial board so as to report the most important developments in the subject in a manner accessible to the wider community of professionals with an interest in scientific computing.

    • Reports the important developments in numerical analysis and scientific computing
    • Written in a style accessible to all scientific computing professionals
    • Topics and authors selected by an editorial board of the leading numerical analysts in the world
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    Reviews & endorsements

    Review of the hardback: 'Acta Numerica is a fine achievement and I think we can expect to see it for many years to come. It sets itself laudable and important goals and has, to a large extent, achieve them. I believe that the volumes are of enormous benefit to our subject … The editorial board should be applauded for having the vision and drive necessary to create and sustain such a high quality publication … No mathematics library is complete without this annual publication, and I urge everyone working in numerical mathematics and scientific computing to read it.' Andrew Stuart, SIAM Review

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    Product details

    • Date Published: August 2011
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521157698
    • length: 568 pages
    • dimensions: 244 x 29 x 170 mm
    • weight: 0.89kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. An optimal control approach to a posteriori error estimation in finite element methods Roland Becker and Rolf Rannacher
    2. Mathematical modelling of linearly elastic shells Philippe G. Ciarlet
    3. Some new results and current challenges in the finite element analysis of shells Dominique Chapelle
    4. Geometric aspects of the theory of Krylov subspace methods Michael Eiermann and Oliver G. Ernst
    5. Data mining techniques Markus Hegland
    6. Discrete mechanics and variational integrators J. E. Marsden and M. West
    7. Semidefinite optimization M. J. Todd.

  • Editor

    Arieh Iserles, University of Cambridge


    Roland Becker, Rolf Rannacher, Philippe G. Ciarlet, Dominique Chapelle, Michael Eiermann, Oliver G. Ernst, Markus Hegland, J. E. Marsden, M. West, M. J. Todd

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