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### Which (approximative) methods are there to compute the inverse of a complicated function?

I have a complicated function $f(x)$ for which I want to compute the inverse $f^{-1}$ over a certain range $R(f): a \leq f(x) \leq b$. The only way to find the inverse I can think of is power series ...
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### Power series and their inverses (radius of convergence of each)

Suppose I have a power series approximation $y$ to an invertible function $f(x)$, and I know that $y$ convergences around $x$ on an interval $(-R,R)$, $R$ being the radius of convergence. How are the ...
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For a formal power series $$F(x) = \sum p_i x^i$$ a multiplicative inverse of $F$ exists iff $p_0 \neq 0$. The inverse $\sum q_i x^i$ satisfies the recursion $$q_0 =\frac{1}{p_0}\\ q_{n} = ... 1answer 52 views ### Optimal series expansion for “invertability” Motivation: Often when dealing with physical phenomena, deviations from the model must be considered, so a variable, say x\in[0,1] will be replaced by a power series expansion:$$x'\ \to \ x(1+k ...
So, I just heard about this method. How does one determine the coefficients, and what is it used for? For example, given $$y = x - \frac{x^3}{6} + \frac{x^5}{120} + O(x^7)$$ reversion would give a ...
I have a question about the coefficient in the inverse of the power series. Assume $$f=1-\sum_{i=1}^{\infty}(ck_i)x^i,$$ where $c$ and $k_i$ are positive and $0<ck_i<1$ for any $i>0$. ...