The numerical approximation of analytic objects.
Lecture notes for Part III of the Mathematical Tripos by A. Shadrin, DAMTP, University of Cambridge. (PS)
Notes for courses given by Carl de Boor, Madison. (PS)
History of Approximation Theory
Articles and web resources developed by Allan Pinkus and Carl de Boor.
NZ Approximation Theory Group
Members, meetings, visitors and links.
People in Approximation Theory
Amos Ron's list of links.
A Short Course on Approximation Theory
Lecture notes for a graduate course by Neal Carothers, Bowling Green State University. (DVI,PS)
A View from the Back of the Envelope
About approximation and the fun it enables. Includes examples, exercises, and links to help grasp concepts such as measurement, scale and magnitude. Sections include simplifying numbers, exponential notation, Fermi problems, using your body as a ruler, and other ways to visualize size and scale.
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