Numerical Recipes in C: The Art of Scientific Computing, Book 4The example books published as part of the Numerical Recipes second edition series contain source programs that exercise and demonstrate all of the Numerical Recipes subroutines. Each example program contains comments and is prefaced by a short description of what it does. The books contain all of the old material from the original edition as well as new material from the second edition. They will be valuable for readers who wish to incorporate procedures and subroutines into their own source programs. They are available in both FORTRAN and C. 
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User Review  Lyndatrue  LibraryThingThis book save my life so many times during my professional life that I long ago lost count. This is the original book, and all the examples are in FORTRAN, with the PASCAL translations as an appendix ... Read full review
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User Review  Ximing  GoodreadsThe book includes many algorithms. I like the texts for background introduction, but not the codes. The code part reads obsolete. It takes a long time for me to get used reading the code. Read full review
Contents
Preliminaries  1 
Linear Algebraic Equations  6 
Interpolation and Extrapolation  40 
Integration of Functions  53 
Evaluation of Functions  67 
Special Functions  80 
Random Numbers  124 
Sorting  138 
Statistical Description of Data  221 
Modeling of Data  246 
Ordinary Differential Equations  263 
TwoPoint Boundary Value Problems  276 
Integral Equations and Inverse Theory  279 
Partial Differential Equations  283 
LessNumerical Algorithms  289 
Header Files  299 
Root Finding and Sets of Equations  152 
Minimization and Maximization of Functions  167 
Eigensystems  184 
Fast Fourier Transform  194 
Fourier and Spectral Applications  208 
Numerical Recipes Utility Functions  312 
Functions for Complex Arithmetic  318 
Index of Demonstrated Routines  321 
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Time Series Analysis and Its Applications Robert H. Shumway,David S. Stoffer No preview available  2000 