The story of conjugate gradients

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Pražský informatický seminář

The conjugate gradient method, counted among the top ten algorithms of the 20th century, is included in any reasonable textbook of numerical mathematics and has been implemented in many common software packages. It is therefore a seemingly well-understood topic in mathematical and computer science history. This is, however, far from the case.