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Bits and bugs : a scientific and historical review of software failures in computational science

Author: Thomas Huckle; Tobias Neckel
Publisher: Philadelphia : Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, [2019]
Series: Software, environments, tools, 29.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In scientific computing (also known as computational science), advanced computing capabilities are used to solve complex problems. this self-contained book describes and analyzes reported software failures related to the major topics within scientific computing: mathematical modeling of phenomena; numerical analysis (number representation, rounding, conditioning); mathematical aspects and complexity of algorithms,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Huckle, Thomas, author.
Bits and bugs
Philadelphia, PA : Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, [2019]
(DLC) 2018051491
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Huckle; Tobias Neckel
ISBN: 9781611975550 1611975557
OCLC Number: 1060181606
Description: xii, 251 pages ; 26 cm.
Contents: Machine numbers, precision, and rounding errors --
Mathematical modeling and discretization --
Design of control systems --
Synchronization and scheduling --
Software-hardware interplay --
Complexity.
Series Title: Software, environments, tools, 29.
Responsibility: Thomas Huckle, Tobias Neckel.

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Describes reported software failures related to the major topics within scientific computing: mathematical modeling of phenomena; numerical analysis; mathematical aspects and complexity of  Read more...

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