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Author Klein, Andi.

Title Introductory computational physics / Andi Klein and Alexander Godunov
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 137 pages) : illustrations
Series Cambridge books online
Contents Basics -- Short introduction to Linux -- Interpolation -- Taking derivatives -- Numerical integration -- Solution of nonlinear equations -- Differential equations -- Matrices -- Random processes and Monte Carlo simulation -- The ROOT system -- Free scientific libraries -- FORTRAN and C++ -- Program listings
Summary An up-to-date, broad scope textbook suitable for undergraduates starting on computational physics courses. It shows how to use computers to solve mathematical problems in physics and teaches a variety of numerical approaches. It includes exercises, examples of programs and online resources at
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 105) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Mathematical physics -- Data processing.
Form Electronic book
Author Godunov, Alexander.
ISBN 0511167547
0511648014 (electronic bk.)
0511793219 (ebook)
9780511648014 (electronic bk.)
9780511793219 (ebook)