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The nature of mathematical modeling

Author: Neil Gershenfeld
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge Univ. Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : Reprinted (with corr.)View all editions and formats
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Major text/reference work on computer modeling for students and researchers in any quantitative or semi-quantitative discipline, first published in 1998.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Gershenfeld
ISBN: 0521570956 9780521570954
OCLC Number: 174825352
Description: XII, 344 S. : zahlr. ill. und graph. Darst.
Contents: Preface; 1. Introduction; Part I. Analytical Models: 2. Ordinary differential and difference equations; 3. Partial differential equations; 4. Variational principles; 5. Random systems; Part II. Numerical Models: 6. Finite differences: ordinary difference equations; 7. Finite differences: partial differential equations; 8. Finite elements; 9. Cellular automata and lattice gases; Part III. Observational Models: 10. Function fitting; 11. Transforms; 12. Architectures; 13. Optimization and search; 14. Clustering and density estimation; 15. Filtering and state estimation; 16. Linear and nonlinear time series; Appendix 1. Graphical and mathematical software; Appendix 2. Network programming; Appendix 3. Benchmarking; Appendix 4. Problem solutions; Bibliography.
Responsibility: Neil Gershenfeld.

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