Constanda, C. (2002) Solution techniques for elementary partial differential equations. CRC Mathematics Series, 22 . Chapman and Hall, p. 240. ISBN 1-58488-257-3Full text not available in this repository.
After a brief review of elementary ODE techniques and discussions on Fourier series and Sturm-Liouville problems, the author introduces the heat, Laplace, and wave equations as mathematical models of physical phenomena. He then presents a number of solution techniques and applies them to specific initial/boundary value problems for these models. Discussion of the general second order linear equation in two independent variables follows, and finally, the method of characteristics and perturbation methods are presented.
|Keywords:||elementary partial differential equations, calculus, differential equations, Mathematics|
|Subjects:||Science > Mathematics|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Mathematics and Statistics > Mathematics|
|Depositing user:||Strathprints Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||16 Dec 2006|
|Last modified:||12 Mar 2012 10:37|
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