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- Subject: Re: Symbolic equation solving in Lua
- From: Gavin Wraith <gavin@...>
- Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:47:29 +0100
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Hur Butun <email@example.com> wrote:
>Is there a symbolic equation solver / package in Lua?
>I am trying to solve the Colebrook equation (below)
>I saw that there are some simple equation solvers available online but I
>couldn't find anything to solve an equation of this kind.
Depends very much on what you mean by solve.
I hope you will excuse me using this reply to mention the arrest of Abbas
Edalat, a professor of Computer Science at Imperial College London, during
an academic function in Iran. He would be just the man to help you. His
thesis was on a practical package to implement a real number representation, using
lazy streams of rationals, in which the standard laws of arithmetic hold on
Gavin Wraith (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Home page: http://www.wra1th.plus.com/