The Qualitative Theory of Ordinary Differential Equations

An Introduction

Author: Fred Brauer,John A. Nohel

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486151514

Category: Mathematics

Page: 320

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Superb, self-contained graduate-level text covers standard theorems concerning linear systems, existence and uniqueness of solutions, and dependence on parameters. Focuses on stability theory and its applications to oscillation phenomena, self-excited oscillations, more. Includes exercises.

Ordinary Differential Equations

Author: Edward L. Ince

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486158217

Category: Mathematics

Page: 576

View: 466

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; much more. "Highly recommended" — Electronics Industries.

Stability by Fixed Point Theory for Functional Differential Equations

Author: T. A. Burton

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486153320

Category: Mathematics

Page: 368

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The first general introduction to stability of ordinary and functional differential equations by means of fixed point techniques, this text is suitable for advanced undergraduates and graduate students. 2006 edition.

An Investigation of the Laws of Thought

Author: George Boole

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486157504

Category: Mathematics

Page: 424

View: 1248

"A classic of pure mathematics and symbolic logic." — Scientific American. A timeless introduction to the field and a landmark in symbolic logic, showing that classical logic can be treated algebraically.

The Mathematics of Games

Author: John D. Beasley

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048615162X

Category: Mathematics

Page: 176

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Lucid, instructive, and full of surprises, this book examines how simple mathematical analysis can throw unexpected light on games of every type, from poker to golf to the Rubik's cube. 1989 edition.

Multiobjective Programming and Planning

Author: Jared L. Cohon

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048615307X

Category: Mathematics

Page: 352

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This text takes a broad view of multiobjective programming, emphasizing the methods most useful for continuous problems. It reviews methods in the context of public decision-making problems. 1978 edition.

Tensor Calculus

Author: J. L. Synge,A. Schild

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048614139X

Category: Mathematics

Page: 336

View: 3185

Fundamental introduction of absolute differential calculus and for those interested in applications of tensor calculus to mathematical physics and engineering. Topics include spaces and tensors; basic operations in Riemannian space, curvature of space, more.

An Introduction to Mathematical Modeling

Author: Edward A. Bender

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486411804

Category: Mathematics

Page: 256

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Accessible text features over 100 reality-based examples pulled from the science, engineering and operations research fields. Prerequisites: ordinary differential equations, continuous probability. Numerous references. Includes 27 black-and-white figures. 1978 edition.

Theory of Linear Operators in Hilbert Space

Author: Naum Ilʹich Akhiezer,Izrailʹ Markovich Glazman

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486677484

Category: Mathematics

Page: 218

View: 3597

This classic textbook introduces linear operators in Hilbert Space, and presents the geometry of Hilbert space and the spectral theory of unitary and self-adjoint operators. Invaluable for every mathematician and physicist. 1961, 1963 edition.

An Introduction to Lebesgue Integration and Fourier Series

Author: Howard J. Wilcox,David L. Myers

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486682938

Category: Mathematics

Page: 159

View: 1293

This book arose out of the authors' desire to present Lebesgue integration and Fourier series on an undergraduate level, since most undergraduate texts do not cover this material or do so in a cursory way. The result is a clear, concise, well-organized introduction to such topics as the Riemann integral, measurable sets, properties of measurable sets, measurable functions, the Lebesgue integral, convergence and the Lebesgue integral, pointwise convergence of Fourier series and other subjects. The authors not only cover these topics in a useful and thorough way, they have taken pains to motivate the student by keeping the goals of the theory always in sight, justifying each step of the development in terms of those goals. In addition, whenever possible, new concepts are related to concepts already in the student's repertoire. Finally, to enable readers to test their grasp of the material, the text is supplemented by numerous examples and exercises. Mathematics students as well as students of engineering and science will find here a superb treatment, carefully thought out and well presented , that is ideal for a one semester course. The only prerequisite is a basic knowledge of advanced calculus, including the notions of compactness, continuity, uniform convergence and Riemann integration.

How to Solve Applied Mathematics Problems

Author: B. L. Moiseiwitsch

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486285227

Category: Mathematics

Page: 336

View: 4472

This workbook bridges the gap between lectures and practical applications, offering students of mathematics, engineering, and physics the chance to practice solving problems from a wide variety of fields. 2011 edition.

Elementary differential equations

Author: William E. Boyce,Richard C. DiPrima

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780471089537

Category: Mathematics

Page: 592

View: 5160

This book covers all the essential topics on differential equations, including series solutions, Laplace transforms, systems of equations, numerical methods and phase plane methods. Clear explanations are detailed with many current examples.

Introduction to Partial Differential Equations with Applications

Author: E. C. Zachmanoglou,Dale W. Thoe

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 048613217X

Category: Mathematics

Page: 432

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This text explores the essentials of partial differential equations as applied to engineering and the physical sciences. Discusses ordinary differential equations, integral curves and surfaces of vector fields, the Cauchy-Kovalevsky theory, more. Problems and answers.

Mathematics for Quantum Chemistry

Author: Jay Martin Anderson

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486151484

Category: Science

Page: 160

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Introduction to problems of molecular structure and motion covers calculus of orthogonal functions, algebra of vector spaces, and Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formulation of classical mechanics. Answers to problems. 1966 edition.

Elementary differential equations and boundary value problems

Author: William E. Boyce,Richard C. DiPrima

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc

ISBN: 9780471089551

Category: Mathematics

Page: 749

View: 9067

This book covers all the essential topics on differential equations, including series solutions, Laplace transforms, systems of equations, numerical methods and phase plane methods. Clear explanations are detailed with many current examples.

Partial Differential Equations of Parabolic Type

Author: Avner Friedman

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486318265

Category: Mathematics

Page: 368

View: 5233

With this book, even readers unfamiliar with the field can acquire sufficient background to understand research literature related to the theory of parabolic and elliptic equations. 1964 edition.

The Variational Principles of Mechanics

Author: Cornelius Lanczos

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486134709

Category: Science

Page: 464

View: 309

Philosophic, less formalistic approach to analytical mechanics offers model of clear, scholarly exposition at graduate level with coverage of basics, calculus of variations, principle of virtual work, equations of motion, more.

Introductory Complex Analysis

Author: Richard A. Silverman

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486318524

Category: Mathematics

Page: 400

View: 3836

Shorter version of Markushevich's Theory of Functions of a Complex Variable, appropriate for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses in complex analysis. More than 300 problems, some with hints and answers. 1967 edition.

Advanced Calculus

An Introduction to Classical Analysis

Author: Louis Brand

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486157997

Category: Mathematics

Page: 608

View: 3296

A course in analysis that focuses on the functions of a real variable, this text introduces the basic concepts in their simplest setting and illustrates its teachings with numerous examples, theorems, and proofs. 1955 edition.