## Numerical Methods Using Matlab (4th Edition)

### Mathews, John H.; Fink, Kurtis K.

3.67 avg rating
( 9 ratings by GoodReads )

This book provides a fundamental introduction to numerical analysis. This book covers numerous topics including Interpolation and Polynomial Approximation, Curve Fitting, Numerical Differentiation, Numerical Integration, and Numerical Optimization. For engineering and computer science fields.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

This book provides a fundamental introduction to numerical analysis suitable for undergraduate students in mathematics, computer science, physical sciences, and engineering. It is assumed that the reader is familiar with calculus and has taken a structured programming course. The text has enough material fitted modularly for either a single-term course or a year sequence. In short, the book contains enough material so that instructors will be able to select topics appropriate to their needs.

Students of various backgrounds should find numerical methods quite interesting and useful, and this is kept in mind throughout the book. Thus, there is a wide variety of examples and problems that help to sharpen one's skill in both the theory and practice of numerical analysis. Computer calculations are presented in the form of tables and graphs whenever possible so that the resulting numerical approximations are easier to visualize and interpret. MATLAB programs are the vehicle for presenting the underlying numerical algorithms.

Emphasis is placed on understanding why numerical methods work and their limitations. This is challenging and involves a balance between theory, error analysis, and readability. An error analysis for each method is presented in a fashion that is appropriate for the method at hand, yet does not turn off the reader. A mathematical derivation for each method is given that uses elementary results and builds the student's understanding of calculus. Computer assignments using MATLAB give students an opportunity to practice their skills at scientific programming.

Shorter numerical exercises can be carried out with a pocket calculator/computer, and the longer ones can be done using MATLAB subroutinie libraries. It is left for the instructor to guide the students regarding the pedagogical use of numerical computations. Each instructor can make assignments that are appropriate to the available computing resources. Experimentation with the MATLAB subroutine libraries is encouraged. These materials can be used to assist students in the completion of the numerical analysis component of computer laboratory exercises.

In this edition a section on Bezier curves has been added to the end of the chapter on curve fitting. Additionally, the chapter on numerical optimization has been expanded to include an introduction to both direct and derivative based methods for optimizing functions of one or more variables. A listing of the MATLAB programs in this textbook is available upon request from the authors (http://math.fullerton.edu/mathews/numerical.html). An instructor's solution manual for the exercise sets is available from the publisher.

Previously, we took the attitude that any software program that students mastered would work fine. However, many students entering this course have yet to master a programming language (computer science students excepted). MATLAB has become the tool of nearly all engineers and applied mathematicians, and its newest versions have improved the programming aspects. So we think that students will have an easier and more productive time in this MATLAB version of our text.

List Price: US\$
US\$ 9.90

Shipping: US\$ 4.46
From India to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

### Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

International Edition

## 1.Numerical Methods Using Matlab, 4th Edition

ISBN 10: 0130652482 ISBN 13: 9780130652485
New Quantity Available: > 20
International Edition
Seller
(New Delhi, India)
Rating

Book Description 2009. N.A. Book Condition: New. International Edition. Book cover and ISBN different from US edition. Territorial Restrictions maybe printed on the book. This is an international edition. Bookseller Inventory # 291849

US\$ 9.90
Convert Currency
Shipping: US\$ 4.46
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition

## 2.Numerical Methods Using Matlab (4th Edition)

ISBN 10: 0130652482 ISBN 13: 9780130652485
New Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller
booksdeck
(Westlake Village, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating

Book Description Book Condition: New. Brand new book. This is an international edition textbook with identical content as the US version. We ship all our orders from CA/IL, USA (depending on your address) and NOT from Asia! Choose expedited shipping for superfast delivery with tracking. Bookseller Inventory # 9780130652485

US\$ 16.43
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition

## 3.Numerical Methods Using Matlab (4th Edition)

ISBN 10: 0130652482 ISBN 13: 9780130652485
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
International Edition
Seller
Bookish
(Erlanger, KY, U.S.A.)
Rating

Book Description Pearson. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0130652482 New Book. International Edition with great quality. Fast delivery is guaranteed!!. Bookseller Inventory # INDMRK-9789332549357

US\$ 12.78
Convert Currency
Shipping: US\$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition

## 4.Numerical Methods Using Matlab ,4e

ISBN 10: 0130652482 ISBN 13: 9780130652485
New Softcover Quantity Available: 15
International Edition
Seller
US_Superfast_Bookstore
(New Castle, DE, U.S.A.)
Rating

Book Description Book Condition: New. This is an International Edition Brand New Paperback Same Title Author and Edition as listed. ISBN and Cover design differs. Similar Contents as U.S Edition. Standard Delivery within 6-14 business days ACROSS THE GLOBE. We can ship to PO Box address in US. International Edition Textbooks may bear a label "Not for sale in the U.S. or Canada" or "For sale in Asia only" or similar restrictions- printed only to discourage students from obtaining an affordable copy. US Court has asserted your right to buy and use International edition. Access code/CD may not provided with these editions. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe including Asia depending upon the availability of inventory. Printed in English. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # RU_9789332549357

US\$ 14.91
Convert Currency
Shipping: US\$ 2.65
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition

## 5.Numerical Methods Using MATLAB, 4th ed.

ISBN 10: 0130652482 ISBN 13: 9780130652485
New Softcover Quantity Available: > 20
International Edition
Seller
GREAT BOOKS DEAL
(TALLAHASSEE, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating

Book Description Softcover. Book Condition: New. Brand New; Shrink Wrapped; Paperback; Black & White or Color International Edition. ISBN and Cover page may differ but similar contents as US edition. GET IT FAST in 3-5 business days by DHL/FEDEX with tracking number. Books printed in English. No shipping to PO Box/APO/FPO address. In some instances the international textbooks may have different end chapter case studies and exercises. International Edition Textbooks may bear a label "Not for sale in the U.S. or Canada" and "Content may different from U.S. Edition" - printed only to discourage U.S. students from obtaining an affordable copy. The U.S. Supreme Court has asserted your right to purchase international editions, and ruled on this issue. Access code or CD is not provided with these editions, unless specified. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe, including India depending upon the availability of inventory storage. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # GFI127777

US\$ 13.60
Convert Currency
Shipping: US\$ 5.30
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition

## 6.Numerical Methods Using MATLAB, 4th ed.,

ISBN 10: 0130652482 ISBN 13: 9780130652485
New PaperBack Quantity Available: 10
International Edition
Seller
CBR
(WHITE PLAINS, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating

Book Description PHI. PaperBack. Book Condition: Brand New. International Edition. International Edition, Cover & ISBN may be different from US edition, PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. Brand New,Softcover,No Access code & No context dvd, But Contents are same as US Edition. Printed in English Language, Prompt shipping by USPS/,UPS/,DHL/,FedEx. Exceptional customer Service, Satisfaction Guaranteed. We may ship the books from Asian regions for inventory purpose. "Special Note" We do provide service on APO BOX & PO BOX addresses only in usa. Bookseller Inventory # Aaddi17594

US\$ 15.08
Convert Currency
Shipping: US\$ 4.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition

## 7.Numerical Methods Using MATLAB

ISBN 10: 0130652482 ISBN 13: 9780130652485
New Soft cover Quantity Available: > 20
International Edition
Seller
LOW COST_FAST SHIP
(Scottsdale, AZ, U.S.A.)
Rating

Book Description Soft cover. Book Condition: New. FAST 2 to 3 day Expedited Shipment Option - Brand NEW - International Edition - 4ed - SAME Contents as in US edition - SHRINKwrapped BOXpacked. Bookseller Inventory # A75

US\$ 13.31
Convert Currency
Shipping: US\$ 5.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition

## 8.Numerical Methods Using Matlab ( 4th Edition )

ISBN 10: 0130652482 ISBN 13: 9780130652485
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller
Nick Book House
(fresno, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. New Softcover International Edition, Printed in Black and White, Only USPS Media mail Shipping ONLY, Different ISBN, Same Content As US edition, Book Cover may be Different, in English Language. Bookseller Inventory # 13777

US\$ 17.68
Convert Currency
Shipping: US\$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition

## 9.Numerical Methods Using Matlab (4th Edition)

ISBN 10: 0130652482 ISBN 13: 9780130652485
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 12
International Edition
Seller
Textbooksonweb
(New Delhi, India)
Rating

Book Description Pearson. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0130652482 PLEASE READ THE DESCRIPTION CAREFULLY:: SOFTCOVER,NEW, INTERNATIONAL EDITION, ISBN & COVER DESIGN DIFFERENT, Perfect Condition. Printed in English.Contents might be different. It may not contain Access Codes/ CDs etc. Restricted sales disclaimer printed on the cover. Ships within 48hrs with tracking no. Delivered in 5 business days excluding saturdays and sundays. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Mail us if you have any questions. Bookseller Inventory # PER_AUG#10322

US\$ 21.87
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition

## 10.Numerical Methods Using Matlab, 4 Ed

ISBN 10: 0130652482 ISBN 13: 9780130652485
New Softcover Quantity Available: 20
International Edition
Seller
Book Deal
(Delhi, India)
Rating

Book Description Softcover. Book Condition: Brand New. .. Black & White or color International Edition. ISBN and front cover may be different, but contents are same as the US edition. Book printed in English. GET IT FAST within 3-5 business days by DHL/FedEx/Aramex and tracking number will be uploaded into your order page within 24-48 hours. Territorial restrictions may be printed on the book. No shipping to PO BOX, APO, FPO addresses. Kindly provide day time phone number in order to ensure smooth delivery. 100% Customer satisfaction guaranteed!. . Bookseller Inventory # BD005293