An Introduction to the Calculus of Variations

Author: Charles Fox
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486654990
Release Date: 1987
Genre: Mathematics

In this highly regarded text for advanced undergraduate and graduate students, the author develops the calculus of variations both for its intrinsic interest and for its powerful applications to modern mathematical physics. Topics include first and second variations of an integral, generalizations, isoperimetrical problems, least action, special relativity, elasticity, more. 1963 edition.

Introduction to the Calculus of Variations

Author: Hans Sagan
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486138022
Release Date: 2012-04-26
Genre: Mathematics

Provides a thorough understanding of calculus of variations and prepares readers for the study of modern optimal control theory. Selected variational problems and over 400 exercises. Bibliography. 1969 edition.

Calculus of Variations

Author: Robert Weinstock
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486630692
Release Date: 1974
Genre: Mathematics

This text is basically divided into two parts. Chapters 1–4 include background material, basic theorems and isoperimetric problems. Chapters 5–12 are devoted to applications, geometrical optics, particle dynamics, the theory of elasticity, electrostatics, quantum mechanics, and other topics. Exercises in each chapter. 1952 edition.

An Introduction to the Calculus of Variations

Author: L.A. Pars
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486165950
Release Date: 2013-12-10
Genre: Mathematics

Clear, rigorous introductory treatment covers applications to geometry, dynamics, and physics. It focuses upon problems with one independent variable, connecting abstract theory with its use in concrete problems. 1962 edition.

Calculus of Variations

Author: Izrail Moiseevitch Gelfand
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486414485
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Mathematics

Fresh, lively text serves as a modern introduction to the subject, with applications to the mechanics of systems with a finite number of degrees of freedom.Ideal for math and physics students.

Calculus of Variations

Author: Lev D. Elsgolc
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486154930
Release Date: 2012-05-07
Genre: Mathematics

This text offers an introduction to the fundamentals and standard methods of the calculus of variations, covering fixed and movable boundaries, plus solutions of variational problems. 1961 edition.

Methoden der Mathematischen Physik

Author: Richard Courant
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 9783662364451
Release Date: 2013-12-11
Genre: Mathematics

Dieser Buchtitel ist Teil des Digitalisierungsprojekts Springer Book Archives mit Publikationen, die seit den Anfängen des Verlags von 1842 erschienen sind. Der Verlag stellt mit diesem Archiv Quellen für die historische wie auch die disziplingeschichtliche Forschung zur Verfügung, die jeweils im historischen Kontext betrachtet werden müssen. Dieser Titel erschien in der Zeit vor 1945 und wird daher in seiner zeittypischen politisch-ideologischen Ausrichtung vom Verlag nicht beworben.

Differentialgeometrie von Kurven und Fl chen

Author: Manfredo P. do Carmo
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 9783322850720
Release Date: 2013-04-17
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Inhalt: Kurven - Reguläre Flächen - Die Geometrie der Gauß-Abbildung - Die innere Geometrie von Flächen - Anhang

Dynamic Optimization Second Edition

Author: Morton I. Kamien
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486310282
Release Date: 2013-04-17
Genre: Mathematics

Since its initial publication, this text has defined courses in dynamic optimization taught to economics and management science students. The two-part treatment covers the calculus of variations and optimal control. 1998 edition.

bungsbuch Physik f r Dummies

Author: Steven Holzner
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9783527705337
Release Date: 2009-11-02
Genre: Science

Kraft, kinetische Energie, Thermodynamik, Elektrizitt: Die Physik ist vielseitig, aber leider auch anspruchsvoll. Neben lernen hilft hier nur ben, ben, ben. Im ?bungsbuch Physik fr Dummies? finden Sie ber 350 Aufgaben, Lsungen und Erklrungen zu den Kerngebieten der Physik. So knnen Sie Ihr Wissen festigen und die ntige Sicherheit gewinnen im Umgang mit dieser manchmal recht kniffeligen Naturwissenschaft. Das perfekte Buch fr die Prfungsvorbereitung.

Lectures on the Calculus of Variations

Author: Oskar Bolza
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 9780486828879
Release Date: 2018-02-01
Genre: Mathematics

Pioneering modern treatise studies the development of the subject from Euler to Hilbert, addressing basic problems with sufficient generality and rigor to provide a sound introduction for serious study. 1904 edition.