Interpolation Routines

INTERP, a C library which takes a set of data associated with successive values of a parameter, and produces an interpolating function which can be evaluated over a continuous range of the parameter.


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INTERP is available in a C version and a C++ version and a FORTRAN90 version and a MATLAB version.

Related Data and Programs:

BERNSTEIN_POLYNOMIAL, a C library which evaluates the Bernstein polynomials, useful for uniform approximation of functions;

DIVDIF, a C library which uses divided differences to interpolate data.

hermite_interpolant, a C library which computes the Hermite interpolant, a polynomial that matches function values and derivatives.


RBF_INTERP, a C library which defines and evaluates radial basis interpolants to multidimensional data.

SPLINE, a C library which computes functions that approximate or interpolate data.

TEST_APPROX, a C library which defines a number of test problems for approximation and interpolation.

TEST_INTERP_1D, a C library which defines test problems for interpolation of data y(x), depending on a 1D argument.


  1. Samuel Conte, Carl deBoor,
    Elementary Numerical Analysis,
    Second Edition,
    McGraw Hill, 1972,
    ISBN: 07-012446-4,
    LC: QA297.C65.

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Last revised on 09 July 2019.