Algorithms for the computation of mathematical functions.
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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Functions, Special -- Data processing.,
  • Approximation theory -- Data processing.

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SeriesComputer science and applied mathematics
LC ClassificationsQA351
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Open LibraryOL18784743M

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