Accession Number : AD0666189

Title :   NEWTON: A GENERAL PURPOSE PROGRAM FOR SOLVING NONLINEAR SYSTEMS.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Gray,Julia H. ; Rall,L. B.

Report Date : SEP 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 54

Abstract : A computer program is described for solving nonlinear systems of equations by Newton's method on the CDC 3600. The program features automatic analytic differentiation for the construction of the Jacobian matrix, and automatic error analysis at the option of the user. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, *COMPUTER PROGRAMMING), NONLINEAR SYSTEMS, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, ITERATIONS, APPROXIMATION(MATHEMATICS), MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), PROBLEM SOLVING, FLOW CHARTING

Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE