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Higham, Nicholas J. 1961-

Overview
Works: 28 works in 242 publications in 2 languages and 5,600 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history  Sources  Guidebooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, 958, Contributor, Opponent
Classifications: QA297, 942.01
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nicholas J Higham
Handbook of writing for the mathematical sciences by Nicholas J Higham( Book )

48 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General literature -- Reference
MATLAB guide by Desmond J Higham( Book )

44 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This second edition of MATLAB Guide completely revises and updates the first edition and is more than 30% longer. The book remains a lively, concise introduction to the most popular and important features of MATLAB and the Symbolic Math Toolbox."--BOOK JACKET
Accuracy and stability of numerical algorithms by Nicholas J Higham( Book )

37 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematics of Computing -- Numerical Analysis
An English empire : Bede and the early Anglo-Saxon kings by Nicholas J Higham( Book )

7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Functions of matrices : theory and computation by Nicholas J Higham( Book )

19 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Functions of Matrices: Theory and Computation gives a thorough treatment of the theory of matrix functions and numerical methods for computing them, as well as an overview of applications. The book is useful for advanced courses and is well-suited to self-study. The broad content - including f(A)-related facts, tricks, and techniques, historical references, and an appendix of background results - makes it convenient as a general reference in matrix analysis and numerical linear algebra."--Jacket
The English conquest : Gildas and Britain in the fifth century by Nicholas J Higham( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The convert kings : power and religious affiliation in early Anglo-Saxon England by Nicholas J Higham( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Princeton companion to applied mathematics by Nicholas J Higham( Book )

9 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the most authoritative and accessible single-volume reference book on applied mathematics. Featuring numerous entries by leading experts and organized thematically, it introduces readers to applied mathematics and its uses; explains key concepts; describes important questions, laws, and functions; looks at exciting areas of research; covers modeling and simulation; explores areas of application; and more. Modeled on the popular Princeton Companion to Mathematics, this volume is an indispensable resource for undergraduate and graduate students, researchers, and practitioners in other disciplines seeking a user-friendly reference book on applied mathematics. -- Front jacket flap
(Re- )reading Bede : the Ecclesiastical history in context by Nicholas J Higham( Book )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on Bede's purpose in writing, its internal structure, the political and social context in which it was written, and the cultural values it betrays, this work explores what light 'Ecclesiastical History' throws on the history of the period, and the characters from seventh & early eighth-century England
The kingdom of Northumbria : AD 350-1100 by N. J Higham( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rome, Britain, and the Anglo-Saxons by Nicholas J Higham( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britons in Anglo-Saxon England by N. J Higham( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The number of native Britons, and their role, in Anglo-Saxon England has been hotly debated for generations; the English were seen as Germanic in the nineteenth century, but the twentieth saw a reinvention of the German 'past'. Today, the scholarly commun
Archaeology of the Roman Empire : a tribute to the life and works of Professor Barri Jones( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of Anglo-Saxon England by N. J Higham( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bede as an oral historian by N. J Higham( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of the Eighth Conference of the International Linear Algebra Society : (19 - 22 July 1999, Barcelona, Spain) by International Linear Algebra Society( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stability of the partitioned inverse method for parallel solution sparse triangular systems by Nicholas J Higham( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upper bounds for the condition number of a triangular matrix by Nicholas J Higham( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Functions of matrices theory and computation by Nicholas J Higham( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of condition numer estimation for triangular matrices by Nicholas J Higham( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Handbook of writing for the mathematical sciences
Alternative Names
Higham, N. J. 1961-

Higham, Nicholas J

Nicholas Higham britischer Mathematiker

Nicholas Higham British mathematician

Nicholas Higham Brits wiskundige

하이암, 니콜라스 J

Languages
English (231)

Japanese (2)

Covers
MATLAB guideAccuracy and stability of numerical algorithmsAn English empire : Bede and the early Anglo-Saxon kingsFunctions of matrices : theory and computationThe convert kings : power and religious affiliation in early Anglo-Saxon England(Re- )reading Bede : the Ecclesiastical history in contextBritons in Anglo-Saxon EnglandArchaeology of the Roman Empire : a tribute to the life and works of Professor Barri Jones