Table of contents for A first course in numerical methods / Uri M. Ascher, Chen Greif.

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List of figures; List of tables; Preface; 1. Numerical algorithms; 2. Roundoff errors; 3. Nonlinear equations in one variable; 4. Linear algebra background; 5. Linear systems: direct methods; 6. Linear least squares problems; 7. Linear systems: iterative methods; 8. Eigenvalues and singular values; 9. Nonlinear systems and optimization; 10. Polynomial interpolation; 11. Piecewise polynomial interpolation; 12. Best approximation; 13. Fourier transform; 14. Numerical differentiation; 15. Numerical integration; 16. Differential equations; Bibliography; Index.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Numerical calculations -- Data processing.
Numerical analysis.