Best Reference Books – Applied Numerical Methods

We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Applied Numerical Methods subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Applied Numerical Methods along with reviews.

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1. “Applied Numerical Methods W/MATLAB” by Steven C Chapra

“Applied Numerical Methods W/MATLAB” Book Review: This book is designed for engineering and science students who want to study numerical problem solving. It also explains key concepts with applications which are demonstrated in MATLAB. This book is also useful for first semester undergraduate courses in numerical methods. The new edition of this book includes new chapters on Eigenvalues and Fourier Analysis with different sets of m-files and instructor materials.

2. “Introductory Methods of Numerical Analysis” by Sastry S S

“Introductory Methods of Numerical Analysis” Book Review: This revised edition of the book provides a perfect introduction to the basics of numerical methods required in scientific and technological applications. It highlights numerical methods and helps students to build problem solving skills. It also gives reference to matlab, IMSL, different numerical recipes and program libraries for better understanding. The new edition of the book also added chapters on spline functions because of their increasing importance in applications. It is designed for undergraduate students of all branches of engineering. Every chapter includes modified different examples and problems with answers to all chapter-end exercises. The book also illustrates algorithms, computational steps, flow charts for many numerical methods.

3. “Numerical Methods in Engineering and Science: with Programs in C and C++” by B S Grewal
4. “Numerical Methods for Scientists and Engineers” by Rao and Sankara

“Numerical Methods for Scientists and Engineers” Book Review: The new edition of the book contains a complete course on numerical methods for undergraduate students in all branches in engineering. It is also useful for postgraduate students in mathematics and physics, and students studying courses in Master of Computer Applications (MCA). It explains the basics in computing, errors in computation. It also illustrates direct and iterative methods for solving algebraic and transcendental equations and a method for solving a system of nonlinear equations. Thebook also demonstrates a linear system of equations, matrix inversion and computation of eigenvalues and eigenvectors of a matrix. It provides in-depth discussion on curve fitting, interpolation and cubic spline interpolation, numerical differentiation and integration.

5. “Applied Numerical Methods Using Matlab” by Dukipati R

“Applied Numerical Methods Using Matlab” Book Review: This book is designed for undergraduate or graduate courses for Science and engineering students of all branches. It covers all important concepts of applied numerical methods, including numerical computations, solution of algebraic and transcendental equations. It also explains finite differences and interpolation, curve fitting, correlation and Regression, numerical differentiation and integration, matrices and linear system of equations. The book maintains a simple and student-friendly language with numerical problem solving approach. The main goal of the book is to illustrate the major concepts of numerical methods to student learning. It provides numerous examples with exercises problems to clear the concept thoroughly.

6. “Applied Numerical Methods for Engineers” by Terrence J Akai

“Applied Numerical Methods for Engineers” Book Review: This book is written in a conversational style. It provides a comprehensive introduction to numerical methods for all engineers.

7. “Applied Numerical Methods for Engineers and Scientists” by Singiresu S Rao

“Applied Numerical Methods for Engineers and Scientists” Book Review: This book is useful for courses in numerical methods at the beginning of graduate level. The book explains the reference for numerical methods in engineering.

8. “Applied Numerical Methods with MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists” by Steven Chapra

“Applied Numerical Methods with MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists” Book Review: This book is designed for Engineers and scientists who want to study numerical problem solving. It concentrates on problem solving applications rather than theory using MATLAB. Hence theory is included for understanding important concepts.

9. “Applied Numerical Methods” by Brice Carnahan and H A Luther
10. “Applied Numerical Analysis” by Curtis F Gerald and Patrick O Wheatley

“Applied Numerical Analysis” Book Review: The new edition of this book includes updated content of Computer algebra systems and programming languages. It provides different applications to enhance students’ understanding of different methods and analysis of results. This book maintains a perfect balance of theory with various techniques and applications. Every chapter end exercises provide challenging problems and projects to show real-world applications. It also illustrates the use of computer algebra systems such as Maple®, Mathematica®, and MATLAB®, facilitating the integration of technology in the course. The book contains programming materials in FORTRAN and C languages. It covers topics such as partial differential equations, systems of nonlinear equations, and matrix algebra.

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