Acta Numerica is a high-impact factor, prestigious annual publication containing invited surveys by leading researchers in numerical mathematics and scientific computing. The surveys present overviews of developments in their area and provide techniques and analyses. It is essential reading for practitioners and researchers. This volume was originally published in 2007.
1. Numerical weather prediction M. Cullen; 2. Molecular dynamics B. Leimkuhler; 3. Hyperbolic conservation laws K.W. Morton and T. Sonar; 4. Gibbs phenomenon and its avoidance in computing PDEs E. Tadmor; 5. Computational special functions N. Temme; 6. R functions in geometric approximation V. Shapiro.