Accession Number:

AD0630747

Title:

CONVERGENCE OF THE NEWTON PROCESS TO MULTIPLE SOLUTIONS.

Descriptive Note:

Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author:

MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER UNIV OF WISCONSIN MADISON

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

38.0

Abstract:

The slow convergence of Newtons method to multiple solutions of scalar and finite systems of equations is characterized, and a corrected Newton procedure having quadratic convergence is developed. The results are extended to a class of nonlinear operator equations. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Theoretical Mathematics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE