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Functional Approximations and Dynamic Programming

Published 1959

by Richard Ernest Bellman, Stuart E. Dreyfus

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Ways in which the theory of approximation can be used to increase the range of present-day computers. An attempt is made to trade additional computing time, which is expensive, for additional memory capacity, which does not exist. Although primary interest is in applying these techniques to the functional equations occurring in dynamic programming theory, the same methods are applicable to the classical functional equations of mathematical physics.

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