Accession Number : ADA183115

Title :   Comments on the Development of Computational Mathematics in Czechoslovakia and in the USSR.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : MARYLAND UNIV COLLEGE PARK INST FOR PHYSICAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Babuska,I

PDF Url : ADA183115

Report Date : Mar 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : This document presents an invited lecture at the ACM Conference on the History of Scientific and Numeric Computations, May 13-15, 1987, Princeton, New Jersey. It present some basic subjective observations about the history of numerical methods in Czechoslovakia and USSR up to the mid 60s. (Author) Keywords: Freezing; Elasticity; Error control; Variational methods; Finite difference theory; Differential equations.

Descriptors :   *NUMERICAL METHODS AND PROCEDURES, HISTORY, SYMPOSIA, COMPUTATIONS, MATHEMATICS, ELASTIC PROPERTIES, FINITE DIFFERENCE THEORY, COMPUTATIONS, NUMBERS, VARIATIONAL METHODS, CZECHOSLOVAKIA, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, CONTROL, ERRORS, FREEZING, USSR

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE