Physics & Computer Science
A correction is given for one of Chambers’ second-order iteration formulae. It is shown that composition of the secant method with itself exhibits a convergence exponent of 2.414, whereas composition of the iteration function with itself yields an exponent of 2.83 1
Blackburn, James A. and Beaudoin, Y., "A Note on Chambers’ Method" (1974). Physics and Computer Science Faculty Publications. 32.