|GNU Scientific Library Reference Manual - Third Edition (v1.12)|
by M. Galassi, J. Davies, J. Theiler, B. Gough, G. Jungman, P. Alken, M. Booth, F. Rossi
Paperback (6"x9"), 592 pages, 60 figures
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B Contributors to GSL
(See the AUTHORS file in the distribution for up-to-date information.)
- Mark Galassi
- Conceived GSL (with James Theiler) and wrote the design document. Wrote the simulated annealing package and the relevant chapter in the manual.
- James Theiler
- Conceived GSL (with Mark Galassi). Wrote the random number generators and the relevant chapter in this manual.
- Jim Davies
- Wrote the statistical routines and the relevant chapter in this manual.
- Brian Gough
- FFTs, numerical integration, random number generators and distributions, root finding, minimization and fitting, polynomial solvers, complex numbers, physical constants, permutations, vector and matrix functions, histograms, statistics, ieee-utils, revised cblas Level 2 & 3, matrix decompositions, eigensystems, cumulative distribution functions, testing, documentation and releases.
- Reid Priedhorsky
- Wrote and documented the initial version of the root finding routines while at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Mathematical Modeling and Analysis Group.
- Gerard Jungman
- Special Functions, Series acceleration, ODEs, BLAS, Linear Algebra, Eigensystems, Hankel Transforms.
- Mike Booth
- Wrote the Monte Carlo library.
- Jorma Olavi Tähtinen
- Wrote the initial complex arithmetic functions.
- Thomas Walter
- Wrote the initial heapsort routines and cholesky decomposition.
- Fabrice Rossi
- Multidimensional minimization.
- Carlo Perassi
- Implementation of the random number generators in Knuth's Seminumerical Algorithms, 3rd Ed.
- Szymon Jaroszewicz
- Wrote the routines for generating combinations.
- Nicolas Darnis
- Wrote the cyclic functions and the initial functions for canonical permutations.
- Jason H. Stover
- Wrote the major cumulative distribution functions.
- Ivo Alxneit
- Wrote the routines for wavelet transforms.
- Tuomo Keskitalo
- Improved the implementation of the ODE solvers.
- Lowell Johnson
- Implementation of the Mathieu functions.
- Patrick Alken
- Implementation of non-symmetric and generalized eigensystems and B-splines.
Thanks to Nigel Lowry for help in proofreading the manual.
The non-symmetric eigensystems routines contain code based on the LAPACK linear algebra library. LAPACK is distributed under the following license:
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