Mathematica 9 is now available

Wolfram Library Archive


All Collections Articles Books Conference Proceedings
Courseware Demos MathSource Technical Notes
Title Downloads

Algebraic Numbers
Author

Rob Knapp
Organization: Wolfram Research, Inc.
Department: Kernel Technology
Editor

Wolfram Research, Inc.
Organization: Wolfram Research, Inc.
Address: 100 Trade Center Dr.
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 398-0700
Fax: (217) 398-0747
Email: infocenter@wolfram.com
URL: http://www.wolfram.com
Description

The following sections give a high-level introduction to the way Mathematica handles algebraic numbers. It is not essential to understanding the Mathematica equation solvers but is included for interested readers. The text is adapted from a talk presented by Robert Knapp at the Japanese Society for Symbolic and Algebraic Computing.
Subject

*Mathematica Technology > Kernel > Numerics
Keywords

roots of polynomials
URL

http://library.wolfram.com/examples/algebraicnumbers/
Downloads Download Wolfram CDF Player

Download
algebraicnumbers.nb (36.3 KB) - Mathematica Notebook