Accession Number : AD0605098

Title :   A UNIFIED PROCESS FOR THE EVALUATION OF THE ZEROS OF POLYNOMIALS OVER THE COMPLEX NUMBER FIELD,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Derr,John I.

Report Date : 30 APR 1958

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : A Polynomial equation f (z) = 0 in a complex variable z, where f (z) has complex coefficients is considered. Use is made of Newton's method for the evaluation of the zeros of the analytic function generalized by the conventional recurrence relation to solve the equation.

Descriptors :   (*POLYNOMIALS, NUMBER THEORY), (*COMPLEX NUMBERS, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS)), (*ITERATIONS, POLYNOMIALS), NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, EQUATIONS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE