Computational mathematics

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Computational mathematics involves mathematical research in areas of science where computing plays a central and essential role, emphasizing algorithms, numerical methods, and symbolic methods. Computation in the research is prominent.[1] Computational mathematics emerged as a distinct part of applied mathematics by the early 1950s. Currently, computational mathematics can refer to or include:

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  1. ^ National Science Foundation, Division of Mathematical Science, Program description PD 06-888 Computational Mathematics, 2006. Retrieved April 2007.
  2. ^ "NSF Seeks Proposals on Stochastic Systems". SIAM News. August 19, 2005. Retrieved February 2, 2015. 
  3. ^ Future Directions in Computational Mathematics, Algorithms, and Scientific Software, Report of panel chaired by R. Rheinbold, 1985. Distributed by SIAM.
  4. ^ Mathematics of Computation, Journal overview. Retrieved April 2007.

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