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1// @(#)root/mathcore:$Id$
2// Authors: David Gonzalez Maline 01/2008
3
4/**********************************************************************
5 * *
6 * Copyright (c) 2006 , LCG ROOT MathLib Team *
7 * *
8 * *
9 **********************************************************************/
10
11// Header for the IRootFinderMethod interface
12//
13// Created by: David Gonzalez Maline : Fri Jan 25 2008
14//
15
16#ifndef ROOT_Math_IRootFinderMethod
17#define ROOT_Math_IRootFinderMethod
18
19#include "Math/Error.h"
20
21#include "Math/IFunctionfwd.h"
22
23namespace ROOT {
24namespace Math {
25
26//___________________________________________________________________________________________
27/**
28 Interface for finding function roots of one-dimensional functions
29
30 @ingroup RootFinders
31
32 */
33
35public:
36 /** Default Destructor. */
37 virtual ~IRootFinderMethod() {}
38
39 /** Default Constructor. */
41
42 // Common functionality
43
44 /** Sets the function for algorithms using derivatives. */
45 virtual bool SetFunction(const ROOT::Math::IGradFunction&, double)
46 {
47 MATH_ERROR_MSG("SetFunction", "This method must be used with a Root Finder algorithm using derivatives");
48 return false;
49 }
50
51 /** Sets the function for the rest of the algorithms.
52 The parameters set the interval where the root has to be calculated. */
53 virtual bool SetFunction(const ROOT::Math::IGenFunction& , double , double )
54 {
55 MATH_ERROR_MSG("SetFunction", "Algorithm requires derivatives");
56 return false;
57 }
58
59 /** Returns the previously calculated root. */
60 virtual double Root() const = 0;
61
62 /** Returns the status of the previous estimate */
63 virtual int Status() const = 0;
64
65 // Methods to be Implemented in the derived classes
66
67 /** Stimates the root for the function.
68 \@param maxIter maximum number of iterations.
69 \@param absTol desired absolute error in the minimum position.
70 \@param absTol desired relative error in the minimum position.
71 */
72 virtual bool Solve(int maxIter = 100, double absTol = 1E-8, double relTol = 1E-10) = 0;
73
74 /** Return name of root finder algorithm */
75 virtual const char* Name() const = 0;
76
77 /** This method is implemented only by the GSLRootFinder
78 and GSLRootFinderDeriv classes and will return an error if it's not one of them. */
79 virtual int Iterate() {
80 MATH_ERROR_MSG("Iterate", "This method must be used with a Root Finder algorithm wrapping the GSL Library");
81 return -1;
82 }
83
84 /** Return number of iterations used to find the root
85 Must be implemented by derived classes
86 */
87 virtual int Iterations() const { return -1; }
88
89};
90
91} // namespace Math
92} // namespace ROOT
93
94
95#endif /* ROOT_Math_IRootFinderMethod */
#define MATH_ERROR_MSG(loc, str)
Definition Error.h:83
Interface (abstract class) for generic functions objects of one-dimension Provides a method to evalua...
Definition IFunction.h:135
Interface (abstract class) for one-dimensional functions providing a gradient calculation.
Definition IFunction.h:383
Interface for finding function roots of one-dimensional functions.
virtual int Iterations() const
Return number of iterations used to find the root Must be implemented by derived classes.
virtual ~IRootFinderMethod()
Default Destructor.
virtual bool SetFunction(const ROOT::Math::IGradFunction &, double)
Sets the function for algorithms using derivatives.
IRootFinderMethod()
Default Constructor.
virtual int Status() const =0
Returns the status of the previous estimate.
virtual double Root() const =0
Returns the previously calculated root.
virtual bool SetFunction(const ROOT::Math::IGenFunction &, double, double)
Sets the function for the rest of the algorithms.
virtual int Iterate()
This method is implemented only by the GSLRootFinder and GSLRootFinderDeriv classes and will return a...
virtual bool Solve(int maxIter=100, double absTol=1E-8, double relTol=1E-10)=0
Stimates the root for the function.
virtual const char * Name() const =0
Return name of root finder algorithm.
Namespace for new Math classes and functions.
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