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Multivariate Approximation and Applications

Multivariate Approximation and Applications

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R. Schaback, H. Wendland, M. D. Buhmann, H. N. Mhaskar, F. J. Narcowich, J. D. Ward, K. Jetter, G. Plonka, A. Ron, T. Lyche, K. Mørken, E. Quak, A. Cohen, P. Schröder, J. Hoschek
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  • Date Published: May 2001
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521800235

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  • Approximation theory in the multivariate setting has many applications including numerical analysis, wavelet analysis, signal processing, geographic information systems, computer aided geometric design and computer graphics. This advanced introduction to multivariate approximation and related topics consists of nine articles written by leading experts surveying many of the new ideas and their applications. Each article takes the reader to the forefront of research and ends with a comprehensive bibliography.

    • Advanced introduction by leaders in the field
    • Theory together with applications
    • Takes reader to research forefront
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    Product details

    • Date Published: May 2001
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521800235
    • length: 296 pages
    • dimensions: 236 x 159 x 23 mm
    • weight: 0.66kg
    • contains: 22 b/w illus. 14 colour illus.
    • availability: In stock
  • Table of Contents

    List of contributors
    1. Characterization and construction of radial basis functions R. Schaback and H. Wendland
    2. Approximation and interpolation with radial functions M. D. Buhmann
    3. Representing and analyzing scattered data on spheres H. N. Mhaskar, F. J. Narcowich and J. D. Ward
    4. A survey on L2-approximation orders from shift-invariant spaces K. Jetter and G. Plonka
    5. Introduction to shift-invariant spaces. Linear independence A. Ron
    6. Theory and algorithms for nonuniform spline wavelets T. Lyche, K. Mørken and E. Quak
    7. Applied and computational aspects of nonlinear wavelet approximation A. Cohen
    8. Subdivision, multiresolution and the construction of scalable algorithms in computer graphics P. Schröder
    9. Mathematical methods in reverse engineering J. Hoschek.

  • Editors

    N. Dyn, Tel-Aviv University

    D. Leviatan, Tel-Aviv University

    D. Levin, Tel-Aviv University

    A. Pinkus, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa


    R. Schaback, H. Wendland, M. D. Buhmann, H. N. Mhaskar, F. J. Narcowich, J. D. Ward, K. Jetter, G. Plonka, A. Ron, T. Lyche, K. Mørken, E. Quak, A. Cohen, P. Schröder, J. Hoschek

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