GEN_HERMITE_RULE
Generalized Gauss-Hermite Quadrature Rules


GEN_HERMITE_RULE, a FORTRAN90 code which generates a specific generalized Gauss-Hermite quadrature rule, based on user input.

The rule is written to three files for easy use as input to other programs.

The generalized Gauss Hermite quadrature rule is used as follows:

        Integral ( -oo < x < +oo ) |x-a|^alpha * exp( - b * ( x - a)^2 ) f(x) dx
      
is to be approximated by
        Sum ( 1 <= i <= order ) w(i) * f(x(i))
      

Usage:

gen_hermite_rule order alpha a b filename
where

Licensing:

The computer code and data files described and made available on this web page are distributed under the GNU LGPL license.

Languages:

GEN_HERMITE_RULE is available in a C++ version and a FORTRAN90 version and a MATLAB version

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PATTERSON_RULE, a FORTRAN90 code which returns the points and weights of a 1D Gauss-Patterson quadrature rule of order 1, 3, 7, 15, 31, 63, 127, 255 or 511.

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QUADRATURE_RULES_GEN_HERMITE, a dataset directory which contains triples of files defining generalized Gauss-Hermite quadrature rules.

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Reference:

  1. Milton Abramowitz, Irene Stegun,
    Handbook of Mathematical Functions,
    National Bureau of Standards, 1964,
    ISBN: 0-486-61272-4,
    LC: QA47.A34.
  2. Philip Davis, Philip Rabinowitz,
    Methods of Numerical Integration,
    Second Edition,
    Dover, 2007,
    ISBN: 0486453391,
    LC: QA299.3.D28.
  3. Sylvan Elhay, Jaroslav Kautsky,
    Algorithm 655: IQPACK, FORTRAN Subroutines for the Weights of Interpolatory Quadrature,
    ACM Transactions on Mathematical Software,
    Volume 13, Number 4, December 1987, pages 399-415.
  4. Jaroslav Kautsky, Sylvan Elhay,
    Calculation of the Weights of Interpolatory Quadratures,
    Numerische Mathematik,
    Volume 40, 1982, pages 407-422.
  5. Roger Martin, James Wilkinson,
    The Implicit QL Algorithm,
    Numerische Mathematik,
    Volume 12, Number 5, December 1968, pages 377-383.
  6. Arthur Stroud, Don Secrest,
    Gaussian Quadrature Formulas,
    Prentice Hall, 1966,
    LC: QA299.4G3S7.

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Last revised on 11 July 2020.