PARAGRAPHSave extra with 2 Offers. About The Book Introductory Methods Of Numerical Analysis Book Summary: This thoroughly revised and updated text, now in its fifth edition, continues to provide a rigorous introduction to the fundamentals of numerical methods required in scientific and technological applications, emphasizing on teaching students numerical methods and in helping them to develop problem-solving skills. While the essential features of the previous editions such as References to MATLAB, IMSL, Numerical Recipes program libraries for implementing the numerical methods are retained, a chapter on Spline Functions has been added in this edition because of their increasing importance in applications. Tech Structural Engineering, B. Tech, University of Kalyani, West Bengal.