Series 
Online access with purchase: Springer (t)

Subject 
Differentialalgebraic equations.


Matrices.


Control theory.

Alt Name 
Benner, Peter,


Bollhofer, Matthias,


Kressner, Daniel,


Mehl, Christian, 1968


Stykel, Tatjana,


Mehrmann, V. L. (Volker Ludwig), 1955

Description 
1 online resource (xliv, 608 pages) : illustrations (some color) 

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Bibliography Note 
Includes bibliographical references. 
Contents 
A. Numerical Algebra  B. Matrix Theory  C. DifferentialAlgebraicEquations and Control Theory  D. Miscellanea. 
Summary 
This edited volume highlights the scientific contributions of Volker Mehrmann, a leading expert in the area of numerical (linear) algebra, matrix theory, differentialalgebraic equations and control theory. These mathematical research areas are strongly related and often occur in the same realworld applications. The main areas where such applications emerge are computational engineering and sciences, but increasingly also social sciences and economics. This book also reflects some of Volker Mehrmann's major career stages. Starting out working in the areas of numerical linear algebra (his first full professorship at TU Chemnitz was in "Numerical Algebra," hence the title of the book) and matrix theory, Volker Mehrmann has made significant contributions to these areas ever since. The highlights of these are discussed in Parts I and II of the present book. Often the development of new algorithms in numerical linear algebra is motivated by problems in system and control theory. These and his later major work on differentialalgebraic equations, to which he together with Peter Kunkel made many groundbreaking contributions, are the topic of the chapters in Part III. Besides providing a scientific discussion of Volker Mehrmann's work and its impact on the development of several areas of applied mathematics, the individual chapters stand on their own as reference works for selected topics in the fields of numerical (linear) algebra, matrix theory, differentialalgebraic equations and control theory. 
Note 
Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed May 12, 2015). 
ISBN 
9783319152608 (electronic bk.) 

3319152602 (electronic bk.) 

3319152599 (print) 

9783319152592 (print) 

9783319152592 
ISBN/ISSN 
10.1007/9783319152608 
OCLC # 
908762897 
Additional Format 
Printed edition: 9783319152592 
