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Springer Series in Computational Mathematics #12: History of Continued Fractions and Pade Approximants

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The concept of continued fractions os one of the oldest in the history of mathematics. It can be traced back to Euclid's algorithm for the greatest common divisor or even earlier. Continued fractions and Pade approximants played an important role in the development of many branches of mathematics, such as the spectral theory of operators, and in the solution of famous problems, such as the quadrature of the circle.

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ISBN:
9783540152866
Author:
Brezinski, Claude
Publisher:
Springer
Subject:
Infinity
Subject:
Number Systems
Subject:
Mathematical Analysis
Subject:
Geschichte der Mathematik
Subject:
Pade Approximation
Subject:
Zahlentheorie
Subject:
Numerical analysis
Subject:
Number Theory
Subject:
Analysis
Subject:
Mathematics - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Book
Series:
Springer Series in Computational Mathematics
Series Volume:
12
Publication Date:
19901220
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
559
Dimensions:
235 x 155 mm 942 gr

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