Powell ' s work in univariate and multivariate approximation theory and his contribution to optimization

@inproceedings{Buhmann2002PowellS,
  title={Powell ' s work in univariate and multivariate approximation theory and his contribution to optimization},
  author={Martin D. Buhmann},
  year={2002}
}
Since exactly years ago Mike Powell has published more than papers in approximation theory initially mostly on univariate approximations and then focussing especially on radial basis functions also on multivariate methods A high light of his work is certainly his book Approximation theory and methods published by CUP in that summarizes and extends much of his work on theory and methods splines polynomial and rational approximation etc It is still one of the best available texts on univariate… CONTINUE READING