Accession Number : AD0644406

Title :   AN ITERATIVE PROCESS OF HIGH ORDER.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : MICHIGAN STATE UNIV EAST LANSING DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Rubin,Herman

Report Date : 30 AUG 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : An iterative procedure is given for the solution of f(x) + Ax + B = O which is of 5th order if f'(Xi) and f''(Xi) not equal O, of order 2 1/2 if f''(Xi) not equal O and f'(Xi) = O, and of high order if the initial approximation satisfies f'(Xi sub O) = O and f'' is not zero. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ITERATIONS, *DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS), APPROXIMATION(MATHEMATICS), POLYNOMIALS

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE