**Author**: Stanley J. Farlow

**Publisher:** Courier Corporation

**ISBN:**

**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 414

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Practical text shows how to formulate and solve partial differential equations. Coverage of diffusion-type problems, hyperbolic-type problems, elliptic-type problems, numerical and approximate methods. Solution guide available upon request. 1982 edition.

This introductory text explores 1st- and 2nd-order differential equations, series solutions, the Laplace transform, difference equations, much more. Numerous figures, problems with solutions, notes. 1994 edition. Includes 268 figures and 23 tables.

Concise, applications-oriented undergraduate text covers solutions of first-order equations, linear equations with constant coefficients, simultaneous equations, theory of nonlinear differential equations, much more. Nearly 900 worked examples, exercises, solutions. 1961 edition.

This primary text and supplemental reference focuses on linear algebra, calculus, and ordinary differential equations. Additional topics include partial differential equations and approximation methods. Includes solved problems. 1992 edition.

Superb treatment for math and physical science students discusses modern mathematical techniques for setting up and analyzing problems. Discusses partial differential equations of the 1st order, elementary modeling, potential theory, parabolic equations, more. 1988 edition.

A classic treatise on partial differential equations, this comprehensive work by one of America's greatest early mathematical physicists covers the basic method, theory, and application of partial differential equations. In addition to its value as an introductory and supplementary text for students, this volume constitutes a fine reference for mathematicians, physicists, and research engineers. Detailed coverage includes Fourier series; integral and elliptic equations; spherical, cylindrical, and ellipsoidal harmonics; Cauchy's method; boundary problems; the Riemann-Volterra method; and many other basic topics. The self-contained treatment fully develops the theory and application of partial differential equations to virtually every relevant field: vibration, elasticity, potential theory, the theory of sound, wave propagation, heat conduction, and many more. A helpful Appendix provides background on Jacobians, double limits, uniform convergence, definite integrals, complex variables, and linear differential equations.

Among the topics covered in this classic treatment are linear differential equations; solution in an infinite form; solution by definite integrals; algebraic theory; Sturmian theory and its later developments; further developments in the theory of boundary problems; existence theorems, equations of first order; nonlinear equations of higher order; more. "Highly recommended" — Electronics Industries.

This collection of results on partial differential equations employs certain elementary identities for plane and spherical integrals of an arbitrary function, showing how a variety of results follow from those identities. 1955 edition.

Students and puzzle enthusiasts will get plenty of enjoyment plus some painless mathematical instruction from 28 conundrums, including The Curve That Shook the World, Space Travel in a Wineglass, and Through Cantor's Looking Glass.

This self-contained text details developments in the theory of generalized functions and the theory of distributions, and it systematically applies them to a variety of problems in partial differential equations. 1963 edition.