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Math Toolkit 2.6.0

Nikhar Agrawal

Anton Bikineev

Paul A. Bristow

Hubert Holin

Marco Guazzone

Christopher Kormanyos

Bruno Lalande

John Maddock

Jeremy W. Murphy

Johan Råde

Benjamin Sobotta

Gautam Sewani

Nicholas Thompson

Thijs van den Berg

Daryle Walker

Xiaogang Zhang

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Table of Contents

1. Overview
2. Floating Point Utilities
3. Specified-width floating-point typedefs
4. Mathematical Constants
5. Statistical Distributions and Functions
6. Special Functions
7. TR1 and C99 external "C" Functions
8. Root Finding & Minimization Algorithms
9. Polynomials and Rational Functions
10. Interpolation
11. Quadrature and Differentiation
12. Complex Number Functions
13. Quaternions
14. Octonions
15. Integer Utilities (Greatest Common Divisor and Least Common Multiple)
16. Internal Details: Series, Rationals and Continued Fractions, Testing, and Development Tools
17. Use with User-Defined Floating-Point Types - Boost.Multiprecision and others
18. Policies: Controlling Precision, Error Handling etc
19. Performance
20. Backgrounders
21. Library Status
22. Indexes

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