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Re: exp(5) = [$]e^5[$]

September 24th, 2018, 8:10 am

Compute the derivative of [$]e^{e^{e^{x}}}[$]. at x = 0.01. It comes from book that says AD is better. Calculus and FD is a nightmare.
 
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Re: exp(5) = [$]e^5[$]

October 3rd, 2018, 8:31 pm

Solve the current problem as a least squares Genetic Algorithm optimisation  problem using floating-point genes.

[$]min (e^5 - x)^2[$]

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